District Musicians is a trio of experienced, professional musicians working to increase wellbeing in healthcare settings by delivering high-quality live musical interactions to patients at the bedside.
We have all completed a Music in Healthcare Apprenticeship, run by Opus Music, a leading authority on live music interventions in healthcare settings.
Working in pairs, we play a variety of portable instruments, moving around a setting offering highly personalised musical encounters to patients, visitors and staff.
Our practice draws from a varied repertoire of popular songs, tailored through sensitive presentation and improvisation to suit the mood and requirements of the recipient.
We invite participation and carry a selection of percussion instruments for those who wish to
There is a growing understanding of the impact of participation in the arts on health and wellbeing. District Musicians is proud to be part of a growing number of services providing Music in Healthcare interventions around the UK.