Detroit Performs TV: Art in the Medical World (Episode 201)

Detroit Performs TV: Art in the Medical World (Episode 201)
September 16, 2014 Cheryl Jones

Meet the doctors, nurses and medical students of the Detroit Medical Orchestra as they trade their medical instruments for musical instruments. Next, travel to Ann Arbor to see how the U of M Health Center’s Gifts of Art Program uses art and music to help patients heal. Then, explore the art of the Impressionists. Were their blurred brush strokes deliberate or the result of a medical condition?

Watch the Detroit Medical Orchestra segment

Meet the doctors, nurses and medical students of the Detroit Medical Orchestra as they trade their medical instruments for musical instruments to perform Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.

Watch the U of M Health Center's Gifts of Art Program segment

We travel to Ann Arbor to see how the University of Michigan Health Center’s Gifts of Art Program is using art and music to help patients heal.

Watch the Impressionists and Medicine segment

We explore the art of the Impressionists. Were their blurred brush strokes deliberate or the result of a medical condition?