Social cohesion and resilience through intercultural music engagement
Grant number: DP190102978 | Funding period: 2019 - 2023
This project aims to identify, evaluate and develop theoretical and practical ways in which intercultural music engagement can facilitate social cohesion and enhance community resilience and intercultural empathy. There is growing evidence that music is a powerful stimulus for wellbeing and interpersonal connection and it is increasingly applied to promote intercultural understanding. This project will use detailed observational, participatory and experimental strategies to elucidate the psychosocial processes underpinning intercultural music engagement, isolating variables that promote social cohesion. The project will develop best practice guidelines for organisations seeking to use cultur..View full description
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"Music Has No Borders": An Exploratory Study of Audience Engagement With YouTube Music Broadcasts During COVID-19 Lockdown, 2020.
Trisnasari Fraser, Alexander Hew Dale Crooke, Jane W Davidson
This exploratory study engages with eight case studies of music performances broadcast online to investigate the role of music in ..