Music 2 Seniorsis performance program to senior centers, day programs and nursing homes by the students of Artistic By Design Center, Inc. Our students provide a one-hour program of solo and group performances in a variety of genres.

Music not only provides entertainment but is a universal language that everyone understands. Music 2 Seniors bridges the gap between the young and older adults through the language of music.

The ultimate goal of Music 2 Seniors is to stimulate their minds, energize and invigorate their spirits and provide an experience that both the seniors and the student performers will cherish and remember forever.

MUSIC 2 SENIORS

"LET'S LEARN THE ARTS TOGETHER: ONE WORLD, ONE LANGUAGE"


"Let's Learn The Arts Together: One World, One Language" is a performing arts program for pre-school children through age eight in daycare facilities. This is a seven-week arts program offered twice a year at a designated local daycare facility by Artistic By Design Center, Inc. staff and partners.


The program includes skills training in accordance with the Ohio Standards for Art Education in following:

  • Singing - songs from around the world to build vocal skills and cross-culture exposure
  • Music Ensemble - basic music skills in groups using a variety of hand-held instruments
  • Piano - an introduction to the piano in a group setting using a simple song for mental acuity and fingering dexterity
  • Rhythm and drumming - rhythm techniques using assorted drums and percussion instruments
  • Dance - basic techniques in ballet, jazz, hip-hop and dances from other countries; i.e. meringue, salsa, etc. to build and develop motor skills
  • Drama - an introduction to theater; staging, character portrayal and costuming to increase confidence and memorization skills
  • Drawing and painting- artwork related to song, dance, country etc. learned during the program


"Let's Learn the Arts Together: One World, One Language" is two hours, three days per week for seven weeks and concludes with an original play and music presentation by the children and other community partners before a live audience. For more information on how your daycare facility can participate or how you can be involved please contact, Diane Winfree, Executive Director at 216.375.8321 or at info@artisticbydesigncenter.com.