The memory impaired don’t need linear of words and thoughts to connect, while joy, hugs, touch, smiles, laughter and especially music are the language.
It is about reaching and nurturing the human spirit. The day of the week doesn’t matter. What matter is that YOUR day has meaning.
Music is sound nutrition.
Music is used in this context to promote the maintenance of the cognitive (mnemonic) and emotional abilities of the person who is facing the various discomforts related to aging and institutionalization.