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Joy of Music
Click here to learn more about this unique gift of spending time in music with your loved ones for a fun addition to any special celebration!

Music for Fun!
This FREE live music interactive group is meant for seniors to find joy in music-making in a positive social setting that encourages incorporating music experiences into your daily life.

Location: Chardon Senior Center
Time: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Monthly: 2nd Friday of every ODD month
Upcoming Dates: May 10; July 12; September 13; November 8

Piano Lessons

It’s never too late to learn how to play the music you love! Private individual lessons are adapted to your learning style and desires for a most rewarding and successful experience.

Location: Willoughby Senior Center
Time: 30 minutes lessons offered most Fridays between 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Minimum 2 lessons per month

Location: Kirtland Senior Center
Time: 30 minutes lessons offered on the first and third Tuesdays each month between 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Piano Partners – a summer program for older adults + children

Sound Inspirations Music Therapy is offering a new opportunity for sharing the joy of music this summer: a 4-week Piano Partners lesson program featuring fun inter-generational learning activities, taught by one of our most experienced piano teachers, Karen. These combined 30-minute piano lessons are designed for adults to share a learning experience with a child partner in a beginner piano lesson focusing on music fundamentals at the piano together. Children must have already completed kindergarten, and adults must be KSC members. No prior music experience is needed!

Location: Kirtland Senior Center
Dates: Wednesdays, July 10, 17, 24, and 31 of 2019
Time: 30-min lessons from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30a.m.
Kirtland Senior Center members: Pay $120 in full to register.

Registration deadline: June 27th 2019, minimum enrollment required.

Lunch & Live Music
Kirtland Senior Center hosts a luncheon for their members featuring LIVE patriotic piano music by Lucille Cimino, piano instructor.

Location: Kirtland Senior Center
Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Kirtland Senior Center members event: $10 due by 5/22/19

Health Fair
Come visit our table and learn more about us and the benefits of music therapy. Health screenings will be provided by University Hospitals. Purchase raffle tickets to win prizes provided by each of the vendors. Proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association Longest Day.

Location: Continuing Healthcare Solutions of Mentor
Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

Connecting Through Music
Lucille Cimino of Sound Inspirations Music Therapy provides LIVE music for the group experience during the last week of this program offering at Mentor Senior Center on 6/25/19. Register through Mentor Senior Center for this FREE 6-week program for caregivers and loved ones with memory challenges.

Location: Mentor Senior Center
Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Time: 10:30 a.m to 11:30 a.m.

Gloria’s Way Memory Cafe – Music of the 1940’s
We invite you to join in this monthly social program at the Beachwood Community Center.  The program is on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 10:30a – 12pm.  It’s free and open to anyone in the early stages of memory loss and their caregivers. This June, Lucille Cimino of Sound Inspirations Music Therapy provides LIVE music as part of an interactive group experience including a review of music from the 1940’s.

Location: Beachwood Community Center sponsored by Gloria’s Way Memory Cafe
Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Time: 10:30 a.m to 12:00 p.m.

Recent News Updates/Upcoming Events
Please see recent posts for past events.

  • Music Enrichment Program at Saybrook Landing Health & Rehabilitation

    Join me as I share my passion for music therapy and a desire to help others. Don’t miss me every third Friday of the month from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Questions and RSVPs are appreciated to Erin Williams at 440.477.9616.
    Printable Flyer
    September 21, November 16

    Saybrook Landing Health & Rehabilitation
    2300 Center Road
    Ashtabula, Ohio 44004
    www.saybrook-landing.net

  • Music Enrichment Program at Jefferson Healthcare Center

    Join me as I share my passion for music therapy and a desire to help others. Don’t miss me every third Friday of the month from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Questions and RSVPs are appreciated to Erin Williams at 440.477.9616.
    Printable Flyer
    October 19

    Jefferson Healthcare Center
    222 East Beech Street
    Jefferson, Ohio 44047
    www.jefferson-healthcare.net

  • Intergenerational Halloween Party on October 27

    Bring the family for trick-or-treating and an interactive music enrichment group with the residents, staff, and families of Symphony at Mentor.

    Date
    October 27, 2018

    Location
    Symphony at Mentor
    8155 Mentor Hills Drive
    Mentor, Ohio 44060

    Time
    2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • End of Summer Bash September 22

    Come check out this local event where you can ask questions, learn more about our services, and meet owner, Lucille Cimino, at our resource table.

    Location: Brookdale Richmond Heights
    Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Music for Relaxation – Library Tuesdays by Morley Library

    Join us for a moment of mindfulness as we learn about and experience using music to enhance relaxation and meditation. Take away ideas of how you can do this on your own. No musical skills required! This event is designed to enhance our health through our connections to music. Visit Concord Township Community Center or the Morley Library Community Calendar for more information.

    Please register with the Concord Community Center (440) 639-4650.

    Location:
    Concord Community Center, 7671 Auburn Road Concord, Ohio 44077

    September 25, 2018
    10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

  • Music: The Key for Connection… an Interactive Experience July 25, 2018

    Join us in this supportive environment for both you and your loved one with memory issues as we partake in an uplifting musical program everyone is sure to enjoy. Lucille Cimino, of Sound Inspirations Music Therapy, presents an educational and interactive experience to demonstrate how engaging in music can be beneficial for mental and physical aptitude, emotional and spiritual needs, as well as for the sake of enhancing quality of life through social connections with others. Evidence shows that participating in music can enhance brain functioning, serve as a relaxation tool, and kindle memories and emotions with your loved one. You’ll learn about Music Therapy and take home ideas for using music in your daily lives. Enjoy a boxed lunch to-go. Questions and RSVPs are appreciated to Alexis Renney at 440.348.5424 by July 23, 2018.

    Printable Flyer
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 10:30am-11:30am

    O’Neill Healthcare Bay Village
    605 Bradley Road
    Bay Village, Ohio 44140
    www.oneillhc.com

  • Music Therapy for Holistic Pain and Symptom Control July 19

    Did you know music therapy can reduce the amount of pain medication needed for your clients? We welcome you to network, dine, and learn more at this continuing education event at Brookdale Willoughby on Thursday, July 19 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Ask questions of our music therapist, Lucille Cimino, and stay to participate in some hands-on music experiences. There will be complimentary refreshments.

    For reservations or more information, call (440) 269-8600.

    Printable Flyer

    Location:
    Brookdale Willoughby
    35300 Kaiser Court
    Willoughby, OH 44094

  • Lucy Travels West for a Special Event June 27

    Spread the word if you have family or friends interested in meeting her in Bay Village for an interactive presentation “Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body” alongside the Alzheimer’s Association on June 27 at 12:00 p.m. Get specific tips on how to use music to support and/or supplement your health habits for your brain and body. Register now by calling Candy Sanson at 440-348-5424 by June 25 to reserve your spot in this Lunch & Learn event at O’Neill Healthcare in Bay Village. Music experiences included!

    Location:
    O’Neill Healthcare Bay Village
    605 Bradley Road
    Bay Village, OH 44140

    Date: June 27
    Time: 12:00 p.m.

  • Geauga Memory Cafe

    Sponsored by the Geauga County Department on Aging, this event aims to provide a supportive environment for both you and your loved one with memory issues. Adults with dementia often experience a loss in fun interactions with those they love, and in turn, their family members also miss the relaxing times they spent “hanging out” and having fun. This isolation and inactivity often leads to sadness for the entire household. Come spend time with Lucy Cimino, a Music Therapist, for an enriching and interactive musical program.

    Geauga County Public Library 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018
    Located at 110 East Park Street Chardon, OH 44024

  • Summer Reading Program Special Event

    Morley Library is hosting a special interactive presentation by Sound Inspirations Music Therapy about the benefits of music therapy and how you can use music recreationally to enhance your health and wellness in daily life. Please register as space is limited.

    Morley Library 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    Located at 184 Phelps Street Painesville, OH 44077