November 18th, 2016 – “Chamber Music for Body and Soul IV” in Chattanooga, Tennessee
Music therapy advocate and Different Brains contributor Martha Summa, along with several leading regional musical organizations, will collaborate in a unique chamber music event on November 18, 2016 beginning at 7:00 pm in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall
on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Musicians from the UTC Department of Performing Arts
, Huntsville Symphony Orchestra (HSO)
, and the non-profit organization Music Therapy Gateway In Communications (MTGIC)
will combine their talents in a concert designed to educate and entertain the audience on the positive therapeutic outcomes for motor, speech, and cognitive challenges utilizing music as a direct conduit into the brain. A pre-concert lecture is scheduled at 7:00 pm, followed by a 7:30 concert featuring Olivier Messiaen’s remarkable composition, Quartet for the End of Time. The event is supported by a grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission to MTGIC as part of their 2016-17 Arts Build Communities grant cycle. This event is free of charge and open to the public.
For a PDF of the event’s press release, click here