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What would life be – without a song or dance, what are we?

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This report examines the existing landscape and future potential of using therapeutic music with people with dementia, has been guided and informed by the Commission on Dementia and Music, made up of experts in the field. It aims to inform the reader of the existing dem... Read more

Published

2018

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Carers Create 2015-2017: Report on Activities and Evaluation of Effect

Summary

A report on the effects of the Carers Create two-year creative arts project for carers of people with dementia and their cared-for relatives. Analysis of quantitative and qualitative data showed positive benefit to physical, mental, social and cognitive health and wellb... Read more

Published

2017

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Title

Beyond Words Project Report

Summary

This report presents a detailed account of existing literature on the post-verbal and arts and wellbeing, with a particular focus on music. It explores the data using a post- human approach and post-human conceptual tools. The research builds on previous joint projects ... Read more

Published

2017

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The power of music: A research synthesis of the impact of actively making music on the intellectual, social and personal development of children and young people

Summary

This book considers how neuroscience evidence shows that actively engaging in music making can enhance other musical skills and lead to other beneficial outcomes.

Published

2015

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Title

The Rhythm of Life Resource Pack

Summary

This Resource Pack celebrates music and the benefits of its use in working with older people. The idea of the pack is to bring together  findings from the Rhythm of Life project run by Live Music Now and provide a resource for activity staff and non-musicians to dev... Read more

Published

2010

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Title

Manchester Hospitals’ Arts Project

Summary

Commissioned by the Gulbenkian Foundation, this book, tells the story of an artist-in-residence project started in Manchester’s St Mary’s Hospital in 1973, directed by Peter Senior. Author Peter Coles describes the successes of the project, as well as the mo... Read more

Published

1981

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