Archive for October 2012
Pictures at an Exhibition: Art meets the Science of Alzheimers is a programme of projects, culminating in a unique seminar, exploring the experience of dementia and the arts. The seminar will take place on Wednesday, 28 November 2012 from 2.30pm – 5.30pm in the Royal College of Physicians Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin.
RTÉ Radio 1’s Documentary on One ‘If Music Be the Food of Life, Play On‘, is the story of three professional Irish musicians who recently undertook a Music Network training programme to become Music in Healthcare trainers.
The new National Alliance for Arts Health and Wellbeing (England) is designed to raise awareness of the impact the arts can have on health and wellbeing, to bring together the work that is happening across the country and to act as a resource for the whole sector. The alliance is made up of partners from across the country (a list of these is below), these partners will act as contacts for their region and will also liaise with national organisations working in this area along with government departments, the media and the public.
The Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is inviting expressions of interest from soloists and established music ensembles to join a panel of musicians for our Healing Sounds programme from December 2012 for one year. Musicians on the panel will be asked to complete an induction before the new panel commences and will be scheduled to perform in Waterford Regional Hospital up to fours times throughout the year.
Closing date for submissions 6th November 2012 at 2.00pm