The program came about when the publisher of The Jewish Standard, James Janoff, sent me a YOUTUBE link to a video shot in a Brooklyn nursing home. It showed how music made a significant change in a patient’s life. To date, that video has been seen by nearly six million viewers. See it for yourself at www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKDXuCE7LeQ&feature=player_embedded#!
If we touch just one person at a time with music, we are making such a difference in their lives. After viewing the video, we put iPods on individual residents and they completely changed. There was such a dramatic effect that the music had on them. It was incredible. The music really worked!