Music for stress reduction – social context matters

Dear Reader, I am back from summer holidays. Gosh – that was needed! I had a lovely break, spending time with family and friends, doing jobs arond the house, and visiting the beautiful city of Florence for the first time. Rest and relaxation of the kind I have experienced in […]

Could you spot the professional?

Hello Dear Reader, One the biggest conferences in music psychology is going on right now in the beautiful city of┬áSan Francisco, ICMPC 14. This meeting always boasts a wealth of fascinating talks and posters from the cutting edge of research in music behaviour, neuroscience, education, development, perception, cognition…and many more! […]