Very interesting short talk about the importance of playing music to your brain!
Great article about music therapy for stroke patients and it is local! Read the article in the South China Morning Post.
Cool project again from HKYAF and it is free. What is there not to like. More info here.
Posting it here for the great peeps at Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation.
Alice Herz, what an amazing woman, a true advocate of the strength you can find in music. Such a humbling story.
Beautiful project - bringing instruments to the troops out there.
More about Operation Happy Note on their website.
After a severe accident Charlotte White lost a lot of her abilities. However, now she is a celebrated musician and composer. The wonders of determination mixed with technology.
To read the full BBC article, please click here. Or to listen to the interview, follow this link.
This is just an amazing project. 21 swings installed in the heart Montreal. Altogether they become a musical instrument. Working together in a new light. Fantastique!
Patients undergoing high-risk stem-cell transplant treatments got the opportunity to work with a music therapist and make their own music video.
Amongst the many benefits, improved resilience and relationship with people around them were clearly noticeable.
To read the whole article, go to the BBC website.
In November 2014, the city of Diksmuide will commemorate the Great War. Hundred years before it fell in the hands of the Germans and was reduced to rubble.
On 8 November 2014, the German band Einstürzende Neubauten will perform a specially composed piece just here.
For more information, please visit the GoneWest website.
Tell me and I will forget;
show me and I may remember;
involve me and I will understand.
Old Chinese Proverb