Understandably many of the dementia-friendly musical activities and services listed on this map have been postponed, some have moved their offer virtually. Please contact the provider for further details.

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My Mate George

'My Mate George' (aka Glenn Bassett) has been leading dementia-friendly music sessions since 2006, and has a repertoire of over 2000 songs, accompanying himself on guitar.

He provides a daily pre-recorded dementia-friendly singalong video on Youtube. Each video is 5-10 minutes long and they're collected in a playlist called 'Teatime Tunes'.

He also leads 'Singing for the Brain' live online Zoom sessions each week for the Alzheimer's Society.

Requests are very welcome, in most genres and styles, from The Andrews Sisters to Abba, Belafonte to Buddy Holly, Bob Marley to Boney M, Sinatra to the Stones.