Dementia: How music can bring people back into the here and now

Dementia: How music can bring people back into the here and now

Dementia: How music can bring people back into the here and now - Published An orchestra is attempting to bring people living with dementia back into the present. The work being done by Manchester Camerata has never been more important, given that there are about 900,000 people with the condition in the UK, a number that is predicted to nearly double by 2040. The profound impact of music on memory, especially those living with dementia, has been increasingly recognised by …