The Magic of Music

11 Apr

I have noticed the difference that playing music has on my husband, Ernie, with his Alzheimer’s.  I play certain tunes that have had meaning for him and he comes alive!   Whether Gary Morris, Tina Turner, The Beatles, The Grateful Dead, Michael Jackson or Beethoven — he loves a large variety!  It fully touches his emotions.  He laughs, cries, sings the words, taps his feet, and dances when standing!  He completely reverts back to himself!  His rhythm is right on beat.

This YouTube video speaks well for music and Dementia and I would like to share it with my readers:

 

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