2005
  • Canadian Forum on Arts and Health 2005: Forum Summary Report

    This report summarises discussion from the first time that individuals from across Canada involved in the intersection of arts and health and arts in health care came together in a forum to discuss the state of these fields. Research and experiences were shared, assessments of implications for Canadian policy in hea...

  • National Arts Centre: Roundtable on Music and Medicine

    This report summarises the discussion at the National Arts Centre Roundtable on Music and Medicine, convened on October 1, 2005. This first meeting in a series of three yearly roundtables on the subject of arts and health examined the links between music and medicine, from the role of music in understanding the brai...

  • What Happens when People Sing? A Community of Voices: An Investigation of the Effects of Belonging to a Choir

    The study  which was conducted with a community choir in Ontario, Canada, was designed to get at the heart of the experience of the individual singer who belongs to a specific choir. The study revealed that participants viewed their participation in the choir as a form of community, self-identity, means of restorat...