Rita Young Allen, Ms. Alabama Sr. America 2017!

The Healing Power of Sound

Rita...Ms. Alabama Sr. America 2017!
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Dear Friend,
I have spent my entire life immersed in the field of music, from performance to healing.  I have sought to understand the healing power of music and have gained much understanding.  My undergraduate degree minor is in music and I have also studied voice with the internationally known opera singer, Rachel Mathes.  I went through the entire Counseling Program at a major university and upon reaching the end (while completing my internship) realized that the rest of my life could not abide within a counseling degree and its limitations.  BUT, the one tremendous advantage I received by completing all the academic work of the degree was gaining more understanding of people and their influencing factors of life.  Combining this understanding with the wealth of wisdom I already had in music gave me a very clear direction of how to teach the healing power of sound and music. 
 
The use of music to heal is a rapidly growing discipline.  Although there is not a clear understanding as to how the healing power of music works, the healing effects of music have been found and documented throughout our history.  It can be the channel to heal physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.  In my opinion, we have not even scratched the surface of the power of music!
 
This class will use many different aspects and genres of sound and music.  We will be using sound and music as an avenue to relieve and release physical, mental and emotional pain. My guarantee to you is that your life will never be the same after you learn the powerful healing effects of sound.   

"I first met Rita in the early-mid 90s when I became one of her many voice students. Rita is a fine Christian lady who gives 150% of herself to whatever she is doing. She is a wonderful person, singer, director, professional at every thing she does, & good friend. In Nov. 2002 I joined her choir (David's Army) to help me cope with the tragic death of my 38 year old son. This proved to be the best therapy for me. Rita & all the choir members loved me, prayed for me, & encouraged me until finally I could laugh once more. David's Army & Rita Allen were God's angels that loved me back to health again. Thanks Rita for letting God use you where ever you work." Former Voice Student & Friend Donna,  March 22,2009  Donna Williamson, Gadsden, AL

The Melody of Hope

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Concert Soloist & Music Instructor
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124 Aurene Road ~ Gadsden, Alabama 35904 
                                      334-546-7216

Rita Young Allen...Southern Belle
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies from Jacksonville State University
Master of Science in Management (Healthcare Administration) from Troy University

Bachelor of Science in Sociology, Minor in Music
Associate of Science in Music Education, Vocal Performance

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