Musicus Medicus presents... Contrasts

With the ACMF choir and Don Spencer!

May 20, The Concourse, Chatswood

 

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The Australian Children’s Music Foundation provides free, long term music programs and instruments to disadvantaged and Indigenous children across Australia, inspiring creativity and imagination while nurturing self-esteem and confidence.

Many charities are devoted to children’s physical well-being.

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1 in 7 Australian children of primary school age have a mental health problem

Learning music in the classroom increases children’s resilience and helps develop coping strategies

Nearly half of all child mental health disorders begin before the age of 14

Playing an instrument expands a child’s creativity and imagination, building positive neural pathways

It has been found that children with mental health problems experience considerable distress in school and have reduced capacity to engage with their schooling

Music lessons give children greater self-confidence and help build self-esteem

ACMF music programs have the power to change young lives.

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Children in hospital benefit immensely from the opportunity to engage in music lessons, presented by our specialist teachers. #

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Can you help us?

Hello, ACMF friends! We are looking for some superstar volunteers to sell some programs for a concert on Sunday the 20th of May from 1:30pm – 2:30pm at The Concourse, Chatswood (Sydney). It’s called ‘Contrasts’ and is presented by Musicus Medicus, an orchestra made up... read more

New program in NSW thanks to Poly Australia

Thanks to the very generous Poly Australia, we were able to start a new program in NSW this semester! Look at all of those instruments! All donated by Poly. We are over the moon and can’t wait to hear about the positive effect this music program has on the... read more

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