• To study, assess and optimise applications of music in response to everyday and extraordinary wellbeing challenges


  • To better understand the phenomenology, cognitive and neural processing underlying musical memory, one of the most powerful forms of human recollection


  • To illuminate musical pathways to impact in complex applied health surroundings such as hospitals and care homes


  • To better understand the everyday practices and pressures on training musicians, of all ages, with a view to optimising their wellbeing 


  • To foster musical methodologies as a form of expression when facing wellbeing challenges.