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The Neurochemistry of Music

Mona Lisa Chanda and Daniel J. Levitin have written a comprehensive paper regarding how music can regulate our mood and physical well-being. Music. They use five categories they look at regarding the power of music. These categories are: (i) reward, motivation, and pleasure; (ii) stress and arousal; (iii) immunity; and (iv) social affiliation. Click Here…

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Music Makes It Better For Veterans

Going into the studio is always a thrill whether you’re an old pro or a brand newbie.  The week of 12/16, our Veterans Music Project 2.0 went in with two new songs.  Nine Veterans and our music producer (also a ten-year Army Veteran) worked hard for 13 weeks.  For two hours every Monday night, we…

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Support Our Veterans On #GivingTuesday

During our Veterans Music Project, you often see fingers flying across blank pages writing lyrics almost as if they can’t get them out fast enough.  There is something cathartic about expressing thoughts and feelings through words and music.  We are always amazed that our Veterans  wish to explore some of the most vulnerable areas of their life. Who was…

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Atlanta Organization Helps Veterans Find Healing Through Music Project

By LA’RAVEN TAYLOR & VIRGINIA PRESCOTT State officials say more than 100,000 service members from Georgia were deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan between 2001 and 2012. Nationally, about 20 percent of veterans coming back from those conflicts have been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and traumatic brain injuries. Alchemy Sky Foundation is an Atlanta organization that helps people heal…

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Free Calming Music Playlist

Alchemy Sky Foundation has a free music streaming radio page which focuses on the healing power of music.  We have generously received permission by some amazing artists to stream music for our community.  We are grateful for their support and their amazing music.  Their music makes it better. At Alchemy Sky Foundation we believe in…

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Open Free Registration For Older Adult Choir

Our registration page is live for our Choir for Older Adults Living with Parkinson’s.  Our program is free for all participants.  Registration will close on March 31st.  #MusicMakesItBetter Please use this link to register: www.thegeorgecenter.com/parkinsonschoir  

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Choir Practice Starts Monday!

Practice for our choir for Older Adults living with Parkinson’s starts Monday!  Please check out the information page and sign up using the link below.  Also check out The George Center’s Blog on this exciting new program.  Click on TGC Blog Practice starts Monday, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, at the Renaissance Senior Living Center located…

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Alchemy Sky Announces Choir For Older Adults Living With Parkinson's Disease

Atlanta, Georgia – February 19, 2018 –  The Alchemy Sky Foundation is pleased to announce the development of a therapeutic choral program to help older adults living with Parkinson’s Disease improve their quality of life. Approximately one million Americans have Parkinson’s disease (PD), more than the combined number of people with multiple sclerosis and ALS.…

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