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In the middle of the sound: group singing, community mental health and wellbeing

Gridley, Heather and Astbury, Jill and Aguirre, Carolina and Sharples, Jenny (2010) In the middle of the sound: group singing, community mental health and wellbeing. UNESCO Observatory E-Journal Multi-Disciplinary Research in the Arts , 2 (1). pp. 1-20. ISSN 1835-2776

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Abstract

This paper presents a study of the benefits of group singing for individual singers and for the community. 220 singing group members across Victoria completed a survey encompassing four research questions that explored potential relationships between group singing and social support, mental wellbeing and civic engagement...

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID21299, ResPubID21320. singing, choirs, wellbeing, mental health, community benefits, social capital
Subjects: Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
FOR Classification > 1701 Psychology
SEO Classification > 9501 Arts and Leisure
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 21 May 2012 00:19
Last Modified: 05 Sep 2012 01:53
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/7096
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