Projects

Musical Gentrification and Socio-Cultural Diversity (2014-current)

Role: Postdoctoral researcher

Where words and music meets: supporting those with communication difficulties,
Hyogo University of Teacher Education (2014-current) Role: research collaborator

Cross-cultural study on the use of music for sustainable care, Kobe University, Japan (2012-2013) Role: project manager

Participatory Action research

Soundwave, community music group for people with disability, Exeter, the UK (2008-2010)

Role; Music volunteer

Singing for the Brain, community music group for people with dementia and their caregiver (2008-2012)

Role: Music volunteer, researcher

“Music Salon” in various daycare and residential care homes in Japan (2004-2008) Role: Music volunteer, researcher

Otoasobi (Improvisational music making project with musicians with and without disabilities in Japan) (2002-2013)

Role: Public relation, liason