A double disc featuring Dalcroze principles being applied in settings beyond typical music training for children or music students. Disc one contains two complete classes taught by Bethan Habron-James with children of mixed age and ability, all within the autistic spectrum. This is followed by interviews discussing the benefits of Dalcroze for autistic children. Disc two features a complete class delivered by Professor Ruth Giannada to seniors at the Dalcroze Institute, Geneva in 2007, focussing on improving mobility and increasing cognitive and emotional well-being. The disc also includes segments from a presentation given by Reto Kressig MD from the Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics Geneva University Hospitals who has researched the benefits of rhythmics training for seniors.
Running time: Disc 1 – 1 hour 45 minutes / Disc 2 – 1 hour 43 minutes | Format: PAL | Language: English