Your workshop for our group surpassed so many expectations! It was educational, inspirational and joyful. ”

— Lisa, Meals on Wheels

You were wonderful and full of energy! Thanks for inspiring me and encouraging me to better serve my residents with music. ”

— Kayla, Michigan Activity Professionals Association

She's excellent! She's awesome! ”

— Texas Geriatric Symposium Session Participants

You were engaging and inspiring! ”

— Epiphany, Grand Rapids, MI

Before a record-breaking, live audience, Mary Sue demonstrated practical and easy to follow strategies. The audience left feeling enthused to implement what they learned. ”

— Mike Good, Founder of "Together In This"

Mary Sue does an amazing job in keeping you engaged during the seminar and introduced a lot of ideas to take back to my facility. ”

— Kris, Bay City, MI

Speaking Engagements

As a lifelong educator and a professional musician, Mary Sue's speaking engagements both teach and entertain. Evidence based research is presented in a delightful, interactive musical experience illustrating the power of music to awaken memories, foster connections and bring joy. Leave with basic tools, tips and tunes to share. For a more detailed list of speaking and training topics and for scheduling and pricing please contact Mary Sue.  


Want to get your staff ready to harness the power of music in direct care? Mary Sue's training for care staff is based on her book "Songs You Know By Heart: A Simple Guide for Using Music in Dementia Care." Class size is limited and each participant receives a copy of the book along with the accompanying CD so they are ready to implement what they learn on day one. For details on other training options as well as scheduling and pricing please contact Mary Sue.