See Music Therapy in Action w/HVCATS Director, Rick Soshensky, in This Short Film!
Rick and colleague, Peter Bass, assist a group of rehab center residents in engaging in a process of community music therapy through composing, recording and performing their song, first within their facility, and then in a Woodstock, NY nightclub.
Rick weaves a tapestry of clients dancing, singing, and having fun to the sound of his original tune, “Everyone Can Dance.” Dedicated to Rick’s greatest teacher and mentor, the late, great music therapy pioneer, Dr. Clive Robbins.
A documentary and music video by Rick about a week-long community clean-up in mid-town Kingston, NY through a youth program called Kingston Cares, Family of Woodstock. Sponsored by Hayes Clement, Shirley Whitlock, Sav-On Party Supplies, Hannaford, the Kingston City Library & the City of Kingston.
Music Therapy client, Sam sings, accompanied by Rick
Rick and Montessori teacher, Julie Cash, assist students of George Washington Montessori School, Kingston, NY, in writing & starring in this short musical illustrating an important Montessori concept of teaching conflict resolution and promoting peace within our community.