High Point Episode 003:
Dr Michelle Phillips
Royal Northern College of Music
Michelle Phillips is a multi-skilled and super talented senior lecturer & Head of Enterprise at the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM).
With Michelle, we go through many topics in this episode including:
– The history of the RNCM, the architectural evolution of the building, the process for admission and the education program.
– How the RNCM helps students deal with Performance anxiety .
– Michelle’s current research including studying how Parkinson’s can be prevented with music, the difference recorded and live performances can have on our non-conscious responses, and many others.
– Michelle’s collaborative work with museums including the exhibition Turn it up: The power of music with the Science and Industry Museum in Manchester.