Jazz Mentors XIX: “Musical Health for Instrumentalists: Tips for Injury Prevention and Safe Practice”
The New York City Council and The Council for Living Music present
Jazz Mentors XIX “Musical Health for Instrumentalists: Tips for Injury Prevention and Safe Practice”
with Dr. Aviva L. Wolff, occupational hand therapist and Rachel Z Hakim, jazz pianist
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Local 802 Club Room, 322 West 48th Street New York, NY
The work demanded of musicians is intense, and the repetitive nature of playing opens musicians to be at a greater risk for occupational injuries. Fortunately, many injuries are avoidable by understanding risk factors and engaging in healthy habits and safe practice. Join Dr. Wolff and jazz pianist Rachel Z. Hakim, as they lead a discussion on holistic approaches to musical health.