News Archive

See our archive of past CPS news.

05/09/2017

International Symposium on Performance Science 2017

The sixth ISPS was held in Reykjavík, Iceland, on August 30 – 02 September 2017.

05/06/2017

Arts in Health: Designing and Researching Interventions

A new book by CPS Research Fellow Daisy Fancourt sets out a framework for Arts in Health research.

04/04/2017

Performing Science

New research investigates the emotional skills of outstanding scientists.

30/11/2016

Making Music for Mental Health

New research examines how community group drumming supports mental health recovery.

24/10/2016

RSPH Awards 2016

The CPS has been selected by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) to receive a national award for its contributions to research and practice around the creative arts, health and wellbeing.

19/10/2016

Finding meaning in music

New CPS research demonstrates how participation in community engagement initiatives can benefit professional musicians.

07/10/2016

Spontaneous performance

New research examines the impact of practice on preparing for fresh and spontaneous musical performances.

13/09/2016

A critical ear

New research reveals what classical music critics truly value in performance.

15/06/2016

A new partnership in performance science

The Royal College of Music and Imperial College London announce a major interdisciplinary partnership in performance science.