Edmonton, Canada – August 11, 2011 – Music for seniors can be a great source of happy memories. Music is appreciated universally and it’s an excellent form of therapy. Individuals tend to like the music they grew up with best and seniors can now experience the songs of their youth with a Melodic Memories sing-along.
The Melodic Memories series is available on DVD and include songs for seniors for all occasions. The series is available on VHS while copies last. The DVDs are more than just songs – they’ve been likened to the next best thing to a live performance.
DVDs are easy for staff and volunteers of care facilities, or home caregivers, to use in a variety of settings and each song is paced to promote and encourage participation for everyone. Lyrics are clearly displayed in black print on a white background at the bottom of the screen. One-hour videos are divided into 30-minute sessions.
The Christmas music for seniors DVD contains 24 traditional favorites. Virtually every well-known Christmas song is included in the DVDs, from “Angels We Have Heard on High,” Frosty the Snowman” and “Silent Night” to “Deck the Halls” and “Joy to the World.”
The classic oldies DVD will have seniors dancing in the aisles with 27 popular selections. The tunes range from “Billy Boy,” “Oh My Darlin’, Clementine” and “Daisy! Daisy!” to “Let Me Call You Sweetheart” and “It’s A Long Way to Tipperary.”
A third DVD of 20 traditional, old-time gospel favorites is also offered. The compilation includes such favorites as “When the Saints Go Marching In,” “Amazing Grace” and “Rock of Ages” to “He’s Got the Whole World” and “Swing Low Sweet Chariot.”
Melodic Memories provides complete lyrics for each song on all the DVDs of music for seniors that can be accessed and printed from the firm’s website. A free demo is also available on the site. Individuals can register to receive the Nursing Home Activities Resource newsletter which has activities and resources available for activity directors and individuals that care for seniors.
The unique musical creations of Melodic Memories will put a smile on the faces of seniors when they experience the music of their youth through the popular DVDs. The music for seniors in the sing along series offers an entertaining option for healthcare facilities, nursing homes and similar venues. Professionals can utilize the DVDs as part of their treatment for patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia. The DVDs also make a thoughtful gift for individuals that allows seniors to revel in their glory days.
Located in Edmonton, AB, Canada, Melodic Memories can be reached toll free by phone at 1-877-219-2287, or by fax at 1-780-463-3375 and by email through the website contact form.
Visitors can follow them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/melodicmemories. For more information, visit the website here, http://www.melodicmemories.com.