Symposium on "Singing Health & Wellbeing"

Oct 24

Hosted by City of Derry International Choir Festival

'Sing Yourself Better: the Effects of Singing in a Choir on Health and Wellbeing' Dr Hilary Moss, University of Limerick. 

This is the largest international study of its kind to date and will be the focus of the Symposium. We have a great line up of musical and medical experts and a special performance by Melodies and Memories, a choir that welcomes older members of the community, especially those living with Alzheimer's and other forms of Dementia.

Speakers will include Sophie Lee, a PhD student in the research team of Dr Hilary Moss, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at University of Limerick.

 

https://derrychoirfest.com/2018-festival/ 

Photo: City of Derry International Choir Festival’s post in Symposium on "Singing Health & Wellbeing"

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