News Articles – Music for Dementia

Befriending and community
News
October 30, 2020

Befriending and community

The impact of lockdown has had an unexpected effect on neighbourliness. It has started to bring communities together in a positive way, forging new links and support in many ways […]

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Awards finalists 2020
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October 29, 2020

Awards finalists 2020

It’s been a year of firsts for us, and our latest is that we are finalists in two awards for our launch of m4d Radio. Dementia Care Awards – Outstanding […]

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Four notes – a moving musical story
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October 23, 2020

Four notes – a moving musical story

How an improvisation has circled the globe virtually, and become an orchestral composition. STOP PRESS! Sheet music is now available to buy. It all started with four notes, F, A, […]

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Black History Month – musical resonance
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October 14, 2020

Black History Month – musical resonance

Music and rhythm feature strongly in the lives of all of us, whatever our culture. That’s why we’re celebrating the impact and contribution of music from black and minority ethnicities […]

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#LinkWorkerDay2020
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October 9, 2020

#LinkWorkerDay2020

This National Link Worker Day, we’re showcasing how link workers can work with local agencies, GPs and social workers to create musical social prescriptions for people living with dementia. What […]

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Swing and sing – 50s station taps into Freda’s era
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October 8, 2020

Swing and sing – 50s station taps into Freda’s era

Freda Hitchen was just 3 when she first appeared on the stage, tap dancing. It was the start of a life filled with theatre, music and song. Included in this […]

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