Interactive Music Program

Grad. Cert. Gerontology, Professional Musician Ash Devine (Grad Cert.Gerontology) is a professional musician and an accomplished community based artist in Asheville, NC. For over 10 years, Ash has worked to develop research based innovative concerts and music-based activities for older adults in senior living, health care, home care and intergenerational settings. Ash plays a variety of styles including original folk-Americana, old country, traditional Appalachian, classic rock and favorite jazz songs of the Era. Her performances inspire fond memories, joyful interaction and community engagement with participants and facility staff.

Ash’s musical programs are connective, entertaining and based in current research regarding the use of multi-sensory music and activities to enhance brain health and improve the quality of life of elders and their caregivers. Ash Devine has studied with world renowned arts and health practitioners such as Patch Adams, M.D. and NEA award winning non profit Songwriting works director Judith Kate Friedman.

Click below to see Devine’s program offerings for retirement communities, assisted living and nursing care, and more!

Ash Devine Interactive Music Programs PDF

Email bookashdevine@gmail.com or call 828 691 0802 for more information about booking Ash Devine in your community!

Testimonials: 

“The adult day folk choir was absolutely amazing. I’ve never seen so many folks who are usually non-verbal and unable to participate socially in group activity, actually socially engaged, and singing along.” – Adult Day Community Engagement Coordinator, Carpartners in Asheville, NC

“Your program greatly enhanced the quality of life of our residents, you will always be welcome to return” – Eunice (Activities Director at Recency at Puakea , HI)

“The work you do is awesome, some of those people I’ve never seen have so much fun as they did during your concert.” – Meredith (activities assistant at Givens Estates , NC )

“ The residents really enjoyed you and we definitely going to have you back” – (Kaitlyn Activities Director at Highland Farms, NC )

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