Micka Clayton

Micka Clayton


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Personal profile

Personal profile

Micka Clayton is an accomplished orchestral performer and music educator, with a keen interest in the neurology and psychology of musical learning and memory. Specific fields of interest include the positive benefits of musical learning for brain- and life skills development in young people, as well as the long-term benefits for people of all ages and abilities.

Past research includes the study of Implicit Learning in a musical context, as part of a Masters degree in Performance Science. This research is currently continuing at Doctorate level at RHUL.

Education/Academic qualification

Performance Science, MSc, Royal College of Music, London, United Kingdom

19 Sep 201631 Aug 2017

Award Date: 6 Jul 2018

Music Education, PGDip, Trinity Laban, Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Feb 2015Jan 2016

Award Date: 21 Mar 2016


  • Musicianship/performance studies
  • Performance Science
  • Psychology of memory & learning
  • Implicit Learning