Dedham Seniors Write Song To Lift Spirits Amid COVID-19 Crisis


DEDHAM, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) — Music is helping seniors at a living center in Dedham get through the coronavirus pandemic. Now, they’re sharing their song of hope.

Leticia Prieto Alvarez is a mental health counselor and a music therapist at NewBridge on the Charles. It’s where she and seniors living there wrote and recorded “This Shall Pass.”

(Courtesy of NewBridge on the Charles)

Prieto Alvarez said this song is their message to their families.

“It is scary and even more when you are trying to understand what’s going on, and you don’t’ have the... you know, cognitively, things are confusing,” she said.

WBZ NewsRadio's James Rojas (@JamesRojasWBZ) reports

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