The sounds that drive the MindHarp

    One of the most common questions I am asked about the MindHarp is in connection to the sounds that are at the core of the MindHarp. Where do they come from? Are they just any old sounds? Is…

Continue Reading The sounds that drive the MindHarp

Autism, music improvisation and the MindHarp®

After years of ignorance, fear and prejudice regarding autism, neuroscience has begun to really demystify this complex issue, returning us all to a place where our humanity transcends our fears towards those who are ‘different’. It is now understood by…

Continue Reading Autism, music improvisation and the MindHarp®

MindHarp™ for Mind Health

The MindHarp™ is now being used as a valuable resource complimenting Peace Building processes and Good Relations initiatives MindHarp and Lydianstream director Mark Smulian has pioneered peace building projects in the Middle East using music & sound as dialogue in conflict…

Continue Reading MindHarp™ for Mind Health

Let Music Lead #3

We all love music, maybe through music we can all learn to love one another. Music is neutral, especially instrumental music. Lyrics added to music are one of the bridges that connect music to the other art forms. Lyrics give…

Continue Reading Let Music Lead #3

Pre-Owned iPADS

If you need an iPAD simply for MindHarp™ usage you may want consider a pre-owned iPAD. We are happy to recommend* CheapApples on the basis of experience. Their products are fully tested and come with a 12 month warranty, 14…

Continue Reading Pre-Owned iPADS

New iPads

If you are seeking a new Apple iPAD for your MindHarp we can recommend* Western Computer. They are a premium Apple reseller and offer excellent service. In their own words: Western Computer is an authorised Apple Premium Reseller, we are Apple specialist and…

Continue Reading New iPads

Hats off to the Scientists

Has music finally been de-mystified? Professors and researchers at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) have discovered and proved the existence of an anatomically distinct "music centre" in the brain (1). This has long eluded scientists, leading them and other commentators…

Continue Reading Hats off to the Scientists

MindHarp®: One of Your 5-a-day

The Context: 850,000 people are living with dementia in the UK at present. This is set to rise to 1 million in 2025 The annual cost of dementia to the nation is £26.3bn which is a higher health and social…

Continue Reading MindHarp®: One of Your 5-a-day

Music & Dementia

Why is music so important for people living with dementia? Much has been written about the power of music to enliven and enrich the lives of people living with dementia. Many care centres and homes already employ singing and other…

Continue Reading Music & Dementia

...

No more pages to load