These experiences give us a firm hope and a renewed resolution to advance music’s collaboration with medicine.
At the Abbott Northwestern Hospital, doctors conducted a study to determine music’s effect on stress, anxiety and pain levels for heart patients immediately after undergoing cardiac surgery.
When Classical89 asked if they could feature us in their show, Thinking Aloud, we were excited and a little hesitant because, frankly, being interviewed on the radio can be really scary.
Fortunately, between the three of us, we could help each other out. We think the program turned out pretty well. Give it a listen!