Music and the Mind Conference
June 6, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Music and the mind is part Genius Weekend, part of the San Diego Mainly Mozart Festival – June 2-25, 2017 where the nation’s top orchestral musicians gather under the baton of Maestro Michael Francis for a month-long celebration of Mozart and the Masters – this year exploring “Beauty Through Adversity.”
International experts in neuroscience research and music therapy explore music’s role in the enhancing quality of life in such areas as:
- post-conflict and socio-psychological difficulties
- music training as an intervention for cognitive disorders
- emerging technology enabling severely disabled individuals to express themselves with music
Special Note: A limited number of need-based scholarships are available for educators and students.