Swedish National Music Therapy Conference

The annual Swedish National Conference in Music TherapyMarch was held March 28-29 and located in Kristianstad, in South of Sweden. The conference was a collaboration between FMS, Musik i Syd, Kulturhuset Barbacka and Kristianstad University and the programme included presentations by David Aldridge from University of Witten-Herdecke, Rachel Verney and Simon Procter from Nordoff Robbins Institute, London and Bo Nilsson from Kristianstad University.
Conference programme (Swedish):


Resonaari visits Sweden Februari 2015

Markku Kaikkonen and Kaarlo Uusitalo from Resonaari visited Sweden and Skåne in Februari 2015.  They gave a lecture about their work with Figure notes at Musik theory forum’s yearly symposium at Sundsgården in Helsingborg, where music teachers from all around the region joined.

Together with Including music they also held a seminar at Kulturcentrum in Lund, KC, where music teachers and music therapists from the region joined in discussions and practical workshops held by Kaikkonen, Uusitalo and Micke Skoog, KC.


Below Bo, Kaarlo, Ida and Markku dining in Malmö.





Visiting Resonaari Music Centre Helsinki, August 2014

In August 2014 Including music visited Resonaari special music centre, Helsinki. 

Markku Kaikkonen and Kaarlo Uusitalo from Resonaari held workshops and discussions on music teaching for people in need of special support. Music teachers and music therapists from Finland, Sweden and Scotland met to brainstorm, network and plan future collaborations.

Below Micke, Sofia, Bo and Ida from Including Music.

helsinki aug 13

Music for All Conference

On November 8th-9th 2013 Bo Nilsson and Anders-Petter Andersson will talk about including music at the 3rd MUSIC FOR ALL CONFERENCE and the Music for All Research Group at the  Special Music Centre Resonaari in Helsinki, Finland

Resonaari Music Centre is visiting Sweden and Skåne

The Resonaari Music Centre is touring the South of Sweden with Bo Nilsson, starting Wednesday evening in Malmö. See the whole program below:

Wednesday evening, Food in Malmö at 8 pm at “Siesta”, close to the Central Station, Hjorttackegatan 1: http://siesta.nu/

Thursday, Furuboda and Kristianstad University College, leaving Lund at 7 am

Friday, Kulturcentrum Skåne