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IVC Music Club: A Lively Beginning

From famous classics to Dixieland, over a dozen IVC care-receivers and Madrona House residents enjoyed the launch on May 1st of the new Music Appreciation Club sponsored by IVC and coordinated by two IVC volunteers-Dick Goff and Joanie Nichols. In this inaugural gathering, participants listened to and talked about recorded performances of Rossini’s William Tell  Continue Reading »

Powerful Film on Dementia & Music at Seattle International Film Festival

“Alive Inside” will be playing at the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) this weekend. This is a remarkable film on the power of music in the lives of three people living with dementia and Alzheimers. Social Worker Dan Cohen made a remarkable discovery when he brought his IPod to a nursing home. He discovered that  Continue Reading »