News Articles – Page 2 – Music for Dementia

Christmas is a time for singing
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November 24, 2020

Christmas is a time for singing

A group of sector leaders in music and care is helping care settings to keep singing as a part of their Christmas 2020 activities. The collaborative group, including Music for […]

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Remember to Remember
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November 19, 2020

Remember to Remember

A Welsh market town in the Vale of Glamorgan has come together to record a song about dementia to raise awareness of the condition. Remember to Remember, written and composed […]

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Winner – Outstanding Arts & Creativity in Dementia Care
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November 16, 2020

Winner – Outstanding Arts & Creativity in Dementia Care

They say good things come in threes, however we seem to be bucking the trend with an extraordinary run of great news recently- the latest of which is an award […]

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Musical Mosaics project defies COVID
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November 6, 2020

Musical Mosaics project defies COVID

Dementia-friendly city Leeds is consistently forward-thinking when it comes to community projects and their latest is an inspired collaboration bringing together music and the arts. People living with dementia were […]

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£500k donation from Sir Tom Hunter
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November 3, 2020

£500k donation from Sir Tom Hunter

To our surprise and absolute delight, Sir Tom Hunter announced on BBC Breakfast on Monday 2nd November that The Hunter Foundation would be giving £1m to Paul and Nick Harvey […]

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Befriending and community
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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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