Research topic: The human body, health and music
“The human body, health and music” is a research area which combines musical cognition, music psychology and music therapy in an effort to gain an understanding of the relationship between musical experience, physical experience and health.
Examples of research topics are:
- The relationship between the body, gesture and music
- How musical experiences can generate physical experiences and create metaphors that allow us to access our own feelings and experiences
- Music as a health promoter with regard to stress, relaxation, pain, insomnia etc.