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The Broken Brain

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Mar 31, 2022

Music Thanatology is the clinical use of music to aid people who are dying. Tony Pederson, Certified Music Thanatologist and former President of the Music-Thanatology Association International joins me today to share how the use of harp and vocal music in hospital environments helps to humanize the end of life process, sharing some of his musical talent with us in the episode.  

Tony is also a faculty member at the Accorda Music Thanatology Institute, you can learn more about Thanatology education at

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