Amy Clements-Cortès


The Symphonies of Death: Music at the End-of-Life
Canadian Music Educator (2016) Vol. 57, No. 2, pp. 54-55

In this issue of the Canadian Music Educator, I have chosen to write about a topic that is often not discussed and can even at times still he seen as taboo: Death. The focus of this paper is on the ...

Music Therapy with Premature Infants in the NICU
Canadian Music Educator (2015) Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 31-32

In this issue of "The Canadian Music Educator," I have chosen to write about music therapy in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). While my primary focus as a music therapist has been with older adults and persons in palliative ...

Music and Health Research Collaboratory: Synergy and Collaboration to Promote a Healthy World through Music
Canadian Music Educator (2014) Vol. 55, No. 3, pp. 41-42

This article describes the Music and Health Research Collaboratory (MaHRC) at the University of Toronto. Dr. Lee Bartel, Professor and Associate Dean of Research is the Founding and now Acting Director of MaHRC. Under his leadership in collaboration with the ...

Hitting High Notes: Music Therapy with Adolescents
Canadian Music Educator (2014) Vol. 56, No. 2, pp. 32-34

In this issue of the Canadian Music Educator, I have chosen to write about how music therapy may be put into practise with adolescents in school settings. While there is no formal funding at present for music therapists to work ...

Designing an Inclusive Music Classroom for Students with Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders
Canadian Music Educator (2012) Vol. 53, No. 3, pp. 35-37

This article in the music and healing series discusses the designing of an inclusive music classroom. Background information regarding autism and autism spectrum disorders is shared alongside reflections from a music educator who works with this population.