Hello!

Hello!

November 21st is National Hello Day. Greeting people is a social skill we learn as children.It is a way of acknowledging those around us.┬áBelieve it or not, the word “hello” came into existence around 1829. Most music therapy sessions begin with a greeting...
It’s Greek to  Me!

It’s Greek to Me!

Hmmmm, sounds like the standard line most people provide when asked to speak in a foreign tongue. Considering I live a long distance from any greek restaurants I knew this would be a challenge. But with a little assistance from my favorite assisted living residents we...
Pop (a sing-along) into the movies

Pop (a sing-along) into the movies

October is popcorn month. As there aren’t tons of music besides Popcorn, I did a little thinking. I relate popcorn to making strings of popcorn to decorate a tree (feed wildlife) and when I watch a movies. So…how about a sing along filled with movie...
Rounds Resounding

Rounds Resounding

Yes, there is a “Rounds Resounding Day”. In fact, it is TODAY! Let’s celebrate with a round or two! They are a musical thing to do for fun. ┬áRounds are great whether you are young or old to (1) use and develop listening skills (am I singing as loud...