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Music on the Mind: The genetic basis of singing, twins and musical ability

28 Jun 2017, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

As part of the on-going relationship with the Melbourne Recital Centre, this event engages the public with MCM research on systematic enquiries into the genetic basis of musical ability as understood from the study of twins. Gary McPherson is Ormond Chair of Music and the Director of the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Sarah Wilson is Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology and Director of the Music, Mind and Wellbeing Initiative at the University of Melbourne. Yi Ting Tan is a postdoctoral researcher working on twins and musical ability.

Venue: Salon - Melbourne Recital Centre, Corner of Southbank Boulevard and Sturt Street, Southbank