Tuesday, August 21, 2018


Dementia patients may benefit from music therapy

Dementia Patients May Benefit from Music Therapy

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Music therapy may improve depression and anxiety in dementia patients, a new analysis suggests Music therapy might also improve emotional well-being...
A crown and flowers were placed on Aretha Franklin's star on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, California,

Aretha Franklin Funeral Set for August 31 in Detroit

(Reuters) A funeral for the late recording star Aretha Franklin has been scheduled for Aug. 31 in Detroit, following a two-day public viewing of her...
89th Academy Awards - Oscars Vanity Fair Party

‘She Knew She Was Blessed’ – Smokey Robinson Remembers Aretha

By Pavithra George (Reuters) When Motown great Smokey Robinson saw his lifelong friend Aretha Franklin play music for the first time, he said he was...
U.S. singer Madonna attends the world premiere of 'The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years' in London

With Pictures and Songs, Fans Pay Tribute as Madonna Turns 60

LONDON (Reuters) From pictures of their favorite Madonna looks to naming their top tracks by the songstress, fans paid tribute to the "Queen of...
Cuban singer Rodriguez stands with dancers beside a Buick Century classic car as the Grammy-award winning performer stars in the musical "Carmen La Cubana" at Sadler's Wells in London, Britain

Grammy-Award Winning Singer Albita Lights Up Cuban Version of Carmen

By Hanna Rantala LONDON (Reuters) Grammy-award winning singer Albita Rodriguez is such a celebrated interpreter of Cuban music that when a new version of the...
Polish jazz trumpeter Tomasz Stanko performs during the concert commemorating the 70th anniversary of Warsaw Uprising in Warsaw

Polish Avant-Garde Jazz Trumpeter Tomasz Stanko Dies at 76

WARSAW (Reuters) Tomasz Stanko, a Polish trumpeter, composer and prominent figure in avant-garde and free jazz for decades, died on Sunday at the age...