Catharine DeLong is a Contemplative Musician and Music-Thanatologist in private practice in New York City. She delivers music vigils to Visiting Nurse Service of New York hospice patients, and others who are approaching the end of life. Catharine is a graduate of the Chalice of Repose Project. She is the current facilitator for the Integrative Thanatology Certificate Program.
Music at the bedside brings beauty, intimacy, and comfort to end-of-life patients. The senses of hearing and touch are the last to fade as a person winds their way towards death. Music invites listeners to be present to what is going on both inside and around them. View Details...