Music Therapy at the Henry Ford Cancer Institute
David DiChiera Music Therapy Program
Together with local musicians and community groups, the David DiChiera Music Therapy Program supports innovative music therapy initiatives for cancer patients, which have proven benefits for managing pain, reducing anxiety and depression and improving recovery.
The David DiChiera Music Therapy Program is graciously sponsored by the Marvin, Betty and Joanne Danto Family Foundation.
Live Music Series
Live Music with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Join us for live performances presented in partnership with the DSO! The most accessible orchestra on the planet, the acclaimed Detroit Symphony Orchestra is known for trailblazing performances, collaborations with the world's foremost musical artists, and a deep connection to the city of Detroit.
Live with Detroit Opera
Join Detroit Opera elite studio performers as they bring special opera and dance presentations into the hearts and homes of Henry Ford Cancer community.
Healing Through Music with the Jackson Symphony
Each month, professional musicians from the Jackson Symphony Orchestra (JSO) perform live for patients, their families and care teams attending appointments at the Henry Ford Cancer-Jackson clinics. Each performance features different musicians and music selections that contribute to a healing environment.
The JSO has brought world-class music to its community since 1949. They innovate and collaborate in ways that enrich and elevate lives in their community through the power of music.