Music for Health

Sunday, June 5, 2016

4th Ethiopian Music day

Annual celebration ( from June 2 - 5, 2016) organized by Tigray regional state culture, tourism bureau & Albab entertainment. A trip from Addis to Axum - Adwa - Adigrat - Mekelle & back to  Addis with a visit to all magnificent historic sites. Soon, Saint Yared will be celebrated with a monument at the heart of Axum, a birth place of modern Ethiopian civilization.

Lots of love and respect goes to all the people of Tigray, for the incredible welcome & hospitality.(Pictures are from Yeha and Mekelle)


Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Depression: the secret we share.

Depression is a common mental disorder, characterized by sadness, loss of interest or pleasure, feelings of guilt or low self-worth, disturbed sleep or appetite, feelings of tiredness, and poor concentration. It is the third leading cause of disease burden worldwide, and predicted to become the second by the year 2020. Furthermore, it is currently the leading cause of non-fatal burden when considering all mental and physical illnesses.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Music listening and rhythmic body movement

Diversion and engagement of patients with music listening and rhythmic body movement @ Gefersa mental health rehabilitation center.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Listening to music & playing an instrument benefits your brain

When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Music therapy in palliative care

The first ever presentation (to health professionals) on the role of music to alleviate patients distressing symptoms and improve quality of life in Hospice and palliative care during a palliative care hub training at Alert Hospital. Now music is in the house ( of medical practice..!)

Friday, February 5, 2016

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Merry Christmas ! መልካም የገና በዓል ይሁንላችሁ፨፨፨

Deep አቢሲኒያ first ever live music performance will be aired on Thursday, January 7, 2016 (EBC Ethiopian Christmas special TV program) ft. Dawit Band. THANK you EBC...! Merry Christmas to all of you..! መልካም የገና በዓል ይሁንላችሁ፨፨፨