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Music and well-being

  1. Review

    Musical improvisation and health: a review

    There is an expanding field of research into how making or listening to music can improve wellbeing. As a spontaneous, social, creative nonverbal process unfolding in real time, musical improvisation between i...

    Raymond AR MacDonald and Graeme B Wilson

    Psychology of Well-Being 2014 4:20

    Published on: 18 December 2014

  2. Research

    What can’t music do?

    In this article we consider how the question of what music can or cannot do is linked to the kind of light cast upon musical engagement and its outcomes.

    Tia DeNora and Gary Ansdell

    Psychology of Well-Being 2014 4:23

    Published on: 18 December 2014