Neither stage lights nor costumes were needed on Tuesday for impromptu performances in Akron Children’s Hospital’s cafeteria and Perkins Square Park. A string quartet from the Akron Symphony Orchestra quickly set up their instruments as five dancers from Ohio Conservatory of Ballet performed as part of the Knight Foundation’s Random Acts of Culture™ program.
On Oct. 14 and 15, 115 music therapists and music therapy students attended the State Music Therapy Conference entitled “Music Therapy: Connecting, Empowering, Energizing” here at Akron Children’s Hospital. The opening session with keynote speaker Christopher Wilkins took place in Akron Children’s impressive Emily Cooper Welty Expressive Therapy Center. Maestro Wilkins is the conductor of […]