The Awesome Music Project Canada: Songs Of Hope And Happiness

byTerry Stuart, Robert Carli

Hardcover | October 10, 2019

The Awesome Music Project Canada: Songs Of Hope And Happiness by Terry Stuart
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MUSIC HEALS US. It can provide solace in difficult times, and help us celebrate moments of joy. The transformative power of music is at the heart of this compilation of intimate recollections by Canadians from every province and territory. In these remarkable stories, Canadians from all walks of life-including world-renowned celebrities from Sarah McLachlan and Chris Hadfield to Madeleine Thien and Theo Fleury-share how music changed their lives. The Awesome Music Project Canada: Songs of Hope and Happiness is a beautifully illustrated tribute to the music that comforts us, moves us, and lifts our spirits. Rounding out the book are descriptions of the neurological research confirming that music is good for us. It improves our mental, emotional, and physical health, wards off depression, and even delays dementia. Put simply: music makes us feel good. Written for the music lover in all of us, proceeds from The Awesome Music Project Canada will go to music and mental health research, starting with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital and one of the world's leading research centres.
Terry Stuart is the Chief Innovation Officer at Deloitte with a keen personal interest in mental health and the healing power of music. Growing up on a dairy farm in Simcoe, Ontario, Stuarts love for music was kindled by his mother, Cynthia, whose encouragement through piano lessons, playing in bands and choirs, and trips to the sympho...
Title:The Awesome Music Project Canada: Songs Of Hope And HappinessFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:208 pages, 10 X 8.5 X 0.97 inShipping dimensions:208 pages, 10 X 8.5 X 0.97 inPublished:October 10, 2019Publisher:Page Two Books, Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1989025293

ISBN - 13:9781989025291

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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