Step into a world where music is a steadfast companion in this unique podcast episode originally shared via Instagram Live on Sing Create Play. Join us as we dive into the inspiring journey of Lou, who shares how music helps with daily tasks, focus, emotions, social interactions, and self-confidence. Gain valuable insights into the power of music for autistic individuals and children alike, and be prepared to be inspired by Lou's remarkable story and their special bond with music. Tune in to rediscover the timeless influence of music in our lives.
Maddie's interview highlights the benefits of music for herself and for autistic people!
Maddie also said 'Music is the only thing that kept me alive' and shared her childhood experiences at school and how she picked up playing a musical instrument. It proved to be the best decision ever!!
My guest is my lovely friend Anat from @anat.world (Instagram)
She teaches an amazing preschool music program where children are learning so many life skills through the help of music!
My daughter loves @anat.world classes and she has become more and more confident in making her music. when she can't tell us what she feels, she sings us a song that she makes on the spot about what made her upset.
My lovely friend LaShelle is sharing with us the benefits of music and learning a musical instrument! Lashelle's daughter, Mimi, is playing the ?, ?, the drums, ukulele, and guitar and wants to learn the trumpet ? and...did I miss anything @autismmumsthrive (Instagram account)?
Some of the amazing transferable skills that Mimi has developed through her love for music:
socializing, taking turns, listening
attention to details
communicating her needs better
confidence and leadership skills
releasing anxiety and frustration by rocking her piano and ? !!