A conference of practical workshops, theoretical discussion and reflection on practice

St Helens Road


Lancashire, L39 4QP

21st May 2016:  9.30 - 4.30

Edge Hill University

MERYC-UK is indebted to Dr Karen Boardman, Head of Early Years, Edge Hill University, for supporting this event

This one-day Practice conference explored the musical nature of young children’s lives and discussed effective approaches for nurturing musicality as part of lifelong learning in and through music

Conference Abstract Book

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MERYC England Previous Conferences

Conference Programme (Provisional)

Friday 9th November

2- 4.30 Optional event

4.30 Registration

5.15 Welcome

5.30 Two Workshops

6.30 Bristol Youth Choir

Reception, networking

7.30 Delegates disperse (informal dinners locally)

Saturday 10th November

9.15 Presentations

10.45 Coffee break

11.15 Keynote presentation: Katherine Zeserson

12.15 Lunch

1.00 Poster presentations

1.40 Singing led by Katherine Zeserson

2.00 Presentations

3.00 Tea

3.30 Presentations

4.30 Feedback plus

5.00 Close of conference   

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A Question of Research


9th November ‘18



The Mighty Song Share


9th November ‘18



Plus… exclusively to conference delegates…

Seminar and song share flyer.pdf


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Music Educators and Researchers of Young Children Conference 2018

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the schedule

MERYC18 Schedule_FINAL.pdf