Curator Melissa Wolfe talks about the inspiration we can all take away from the Columbus Museum of Arts newest exhibition showcasing the work of home town hero George Bellows. George Bellows and the American Experience through January 4, 2014. This exhibition follows on the heels of a major retrospective of the artist organized by the [...]
Atlanta Symphony Cellist Performs for NICU Babies
You might say the audience for a recent performance by an Atlanta Symphony Orchestra cellist was small.
Cellist Jennifer Humphreys recently played in the hallway outside the neo-natal intensive care unit (NICU) at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Hospital, aiming to send some of what she calls “the healing power of music” on a cloud of beautiful soundÂ to the unit’s tiny patients, according to My Fox Atlanta.
The same report also said that two medical studies have shown that classical music can bring certain health benefits – including lower heart rates, calmer breathing, and better sleep – to NICU babies.
Watch video of Humphreys’ NICU performance and read more:Â Performer Offers Incredible Music for NICU Newborns (MFA)