York Music Psychology Group

Research to explain and understand musical behaviour and experience.

YMPG Colloquium

The York Music Psychology Group meet on a weekly basis in term time in the Music Department at The University of York. These sessions are open to all and include journal club discussions of recently published research, talks given by external, guest speakers from the field and presentations of current research being proposed and conducted by members. A timetable for these events can be found below or for further information on any of the sessions please contact hauke.egermann@york.ac.uk


Time Day Date Room Presenter/Organizer Content
Week 1
Week 2 Thursday 2-4 18.01.18 MRC Meeting Room Hauke Egermann
Week 3 Thursday 2-4 25.01.18 MRC Meeting Room Mimi O’Neill Music and food
Week 4 Thursday 2-4 01.02.18 MRC Meeting Room Liam Maloney Methods report: experience sampling to determine the uses of music.
Lisa Thorpe The speed of processing information.
Week 5 Thursday 2-4 08.02.18 MRC Meeting Room
Week 6 Thursday 2-4 15.02.18 MRC Meeting Room MA Group x2 Study plan
Week 7
Week 8 Thursday 2-4 01.03.18 MRC Meeting Room Anna Wiedemann How retrospectively perceived indifferences, abuse or over-control in the parent-child bonding or attachment behaviour relate to music performance anxiety. In further research, we are looking into a systematic assessment of anxiety-related symptoms (e.g. social anxiety, general anxiety, etc.) among music students and groups of other students (e.g. psychology students)
Week 9 Thursday 10-12 08.03.18 MRC Meeting Room Nina tbc
Week 10 Thursday 2-4 15.03.18 MRC Meeting Room Daniel Johnston Music, apps and Children with Autism