Music, Health, & Vitality

Report: MUSIC, HEALTH, AND VITALITY

Submitted by Annette Lindal, Co-Sub Dean

​​Edward Hett, M. D. , a practicing family physician in Wichita, Kansas, was the guest speaker for the October 3 meeting of the Wichita, Kansas Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. The meeting was held at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Wichita and Members of the Wichita Metropolitan Music Teachers Association were invited as special guests. “Music, Health, and Vitality” was Dr. Hett’s topic. He presented recent information on the health of each body system and how this knowledge is related to teaching, practice, and performance. A time for questions followed the lecture. Refreshments of fruit, veggies, and pita sandwiches concluded the afternoon.