The Power of Music at the Bedside

Posted on 11/01/2022
The author’s chapter of the Threshold Choir at a rehearsal shortly before the pandemic.

In compassionate care through the end of life, treatments other than medicines can make a crucial difference. The human touch is one. Another can be music. Guided by this, members of the Threshold Choir sit at the bedside of a dying person, singing a cappella, gently and tenderly — simple songs for someone who is “crossing the threshold.” Read the new blog by David Grube.