Saturday, April 21, 2012

Sing, Sing a Song Saturday

I started last week doing what I call Sing, Sing a Song Saturday.  I'm going to post one song on Saturdays that the boys or I like. I'll see how long I can keep it up.

The song may be part of a movie, a kid's video or just a song we like. It may or may not include words. I'll try and include why we like it and/or the history of the song/singer.

This week I'm posting what a song can do for someone.

I love this story about music and what it can do for older people that have trouble communicating:

My Grandma (Great Grandma Kent to the boys) has Alzheimer's disease. I know what it's like to see someone that once had a lot of life, be quiet, confused and depressed. It would be great if everyone in a care facility would come out of their silent world and back into a world that's full of excitement.

All it took for this gentleman was an i-pod.

I love his taste in music!


Liz Mays said...

So, so awesome!

Eat To Live said...

I love this post Alissa. I guess most of us can relate to music.

Veronica Lee said...

I love this too, A!

Missed ya!!

Becky Jane said...

Thanks for the link to this post. I know music has a profound affect on us, but this was an amazing transformation.


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