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

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

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.  

Speaking Engagements

Key Note: Connecting through Music Using Songs You Know by Heart

Mary Sue's lively and interactive musical presentation will introduce you to the power of music through personal stories and research-based evidence. 

Learn how music awakens memories, brings joy and fosters connection. 

Can a Simple Song Make Caregiving Easier? 

  • Why is music such an important tool?
  • How does music improve the quality of life?
  • What are some simple and practical ways to use music in caregiving?
  • What are some tips and tricks to ensure success?