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Student Research Symposium

Student Research Symposium 2018

Keynotes & Conference Presentations

We are delighted to announce our keynote speaker: Lee Higgins.

Lee Higgins

Professor Lee Higgins is the Director of the International Centre of Community Music based at York St John University, UK and is the President of International Society of Music Education.

Author of Community Music: in Theory and Practice, Engaging in Community Music, and editor of the newly published, The Oxford Handbook of Community Music, Lee is a leading contributor in the rapidly growing field of Community Music.

As a community musician he has worked across the education sector as well as within health settings, prison and probation service, youth and community, and orchestra outreach.

As a presenter and guest speaker, Lee has worked on four continents in university, school, and NGO settings. He is the Senior Editor for the International Journal of Community Music.