Bruneau Centre for Excellence in Choral Music


Established at Memorial University of Newfoundland through a visionary gift from Drs. Jean and Angus Bruneau, the Bruneau Centre for Excellence in Choral Music promotes research and community projects that seek to understand, encourage and enhance the powerful impact that choral singing can have on individuals and communities.

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Featured BCECM Research Grant Recipient: Dr. Jane Gosine

The St. John's Better Breathing Choir is an opportunity for anyone living with any lung disease or breathing difficulties to sing together in a relaxed, supportive environment. Researchers Dr. Jane Gosine (MUN, School of Music) and MUN Medical Student Kalen Thomson are investigating the physiological benefits of improvied breathing and health-related quality of life through singing together.