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Neuro Notes Parkinson's Choir

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Neuro Notes

​​A choir for empowerment and community. Promoting physical, emotional and overall well -being for people with Parkinson’s and their families.

If you have questions, please contact:

parkinsonschoir@udel.edu

302.831.7100

To register:

REGISTER ONLINE

Mission Statement
  • ​To provide people with Parkinson’s disease and their families an outlet to engage and thrive in a supportive community
  • To raise public awareness related to the disease and demonstrate the success individuals can achieve together.
  • The choir will be led by the departments of Music and Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Benefits of Group Singing
  • Research supports group singing for people with Parkinson’s disease.
  • Research reports benefits in movement, mood, thinking, social connection, and sense -of-self from participation in group singing.
  • Participants from the Shake, Rattle and Roll Parkinson’s Disease Choir in Newcastle, Australia reported finding acceptance, validation, and emotional support.
What to Expect
  • Individuals with Parkinson’s disease and care partners welcome to attend.
  • Starting on Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  • Fall Semester: 9/18/18 through 12/11/18.
  • Every Tuesday from 6:30-7:30pm, except Oct. 30.
  • Rehearsals will be held at STAR Campus, at the University of Delaware
  • Fall semester concert on 12/11/18 will conclude the 12-week program and take place in Puglisi Orchestra Hall in the David & Louise Roselle Center for the Arts.
  • Graduate students from departments of Music and CSCD will facilitate practices and performances.
  • All skill levels and abilities welcome!
  • Member input considered for song selection!
  • Individuals may have an opportunity to participate in research, pending approval.

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Neuro Notes Parkinson's Choir
  • Department of Music
  • Amy E. du Pont Music Building
  • University of Delaware
  • Newark, DE 19716, USA
  • Phone: 302-831-2578
  • ud-music@udel.edu