FROM MUSIC INTO SILENCE

Reviewed by GREG KING Documentary Director: Farshid Akhlaghi . Until I saw this documentary, I had never heard of a music thanatologist before. What is a music thanatologist? It is a little known esoteric subsection of palliative care, a hybrid mix of music and palliative medicine in which a trained specialist plays music to terminally ill patients as they face their final moments, to give them peace, calmness and solace as they pass away peacefully. Peter Roberts is Australia’s only qualified music thanatologist. He has been doing this line of work for 23 Continue reading