"I regard music therapy as a tool of great power in patients of neurological disorders - Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, because of its unique ability to organize or reorganize cerebral function when it has been damaged"
-Oliver Sacks, M.D.
"It's time to stop thinking of the drum as a musical instrument...start thinking of it as a unifying tool for every family, a wellness tool for every retiree, and an educational tool for every classroom"
"Where words fail, music speaks."
-Hans Christian Andersen
Music stimulates more of the brain than any other single activity. It is a pervasive, natural activity occurring in all cultures and allowing for participation by even the most severely impaired individuals.
What is Music Therapy?
Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music intervention to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program.
Allegro Music Therapy & Education Services Inc. provides individual and group music therapy, and education in a variety of settings. We serve typical children, teens and adults of all ages, as well as those with special needs.This includes individuals with learning differences, physical and developmental disabilities, those with diagnoses along the autism spectrum, Alzheimer's disease and other aging related conditions, traumatic brain injury, acute and chronic pain and medical patients. We offer traditional and adaptive lessons.