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Musical Connection Arabian Tunes

About This Program

Group leaders Arabic Music Leader Sam Himmat and singer Marsil Al Sulaiman will lead you through a variety of songs. Lyrics are provided so you can follow along and express yourself through music. Songs span from a variety of eras and a wide range of musical styles.

The Musical Connections series provides an opportunity for people living with dementia and their friends and family to experience a live, in-person or virtual musical performances.


Presented By

The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County

Date and Time

Every Wednesday
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM


Free of charge


East OttawaWest Ottawa and Refrew County

What You Can Expect


Relax and enjoy music of different genres.


Interact with the artists.


Request music that may be meaningful to the person living with dementia.

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“Highly beneficial for my father. The session is interactive, from the reading of the songs, to singing, to the music, to the social aspect, all great stimulation for the brain.”

– Arabian Tunes Participant

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Arabian Tunes Online Session – August 2020

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