Tag Archive: Music

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One of my closest friends from high school wrote this. Karina and I met over four years ago at the beginning of my freshman year of high school. When I first met Karina, she was […]

November 17th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off

From babies to seniors, if there is someone with hearing loss on your gift list this year, check out these suggestions to help you pick the perfect present.      For babies, toddlers, and children: Check […]

October 20th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

When you meet someone new, one of the first questions we tend to ask is, “What do you do?”  When I tell people that I teach children with hearing loss to listen and speak, it’s […]

July 1st, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Maximizing Brain Adaptability: Enhancing Listening for Language Development, Speech Perception, and Music Appreciation  Beverly Wright, Ph.D., Northwestern University, School of Communication  Kate Gfeller, Ph.D., University of Iowa, School of Music Pamela Souza, Ph.D., Northwestern University, […]

August 15th, 2013 by | Tags: , | Comments Off

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Hamish Innes-Brown from Melbourne, Australia will be giving a musical show at the Edinburg International Festival designed specially for cochlear implant recipients on Thursday, August 22. Tickets (6 pounds) available from the Festival website Artists […]

July 20th, 2013 by | Tags: , , | Comments Off

The Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss will be hosting a web conference on Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 1-3:30 pm Eastern time on the topic “Listening and Making Music with a Hearing Loss: Issues […]

February 23rd, 2013 by | Tags: , | 2 Comments »

by Wendy Cheng The Association of Adult Musicians with Hearing Loss is an unique community comprised of adult musicians with hearing loss, music educators and individuals in the hearing health industry who are interested in […]

August 16th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

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By Wendy Cheng Over 15 years ago, when I received my first cochlear implant, my CI audiologists cautioned me not to expect too much in the area of music and cochlear implants.  I was supposed […]