Every 3 seconds, someone in the UK develops dementia. 82% of these people are cared for by an informal carer, this can be a loved one, a child, or even their neighbour. However they receive little to no funding. Music therapy is proven to benefit mood, memory and well-being of those living with dementia. Spotify Compose is a free service, catering it's app to provide music therapy sessions.
Users have playlists recommended to them that built to provide their music therapy sessions. Get emotional, is our playlist that includes more sombre songs, proven to provoke more autobiographical memories than cheerful music. Flash aaghhh, plays 30 seconds of each song from different decades for better engagement. Spotify’s daily mix is a 45 minute music therapy session, recommended to be listened to for noticeable improvement in 4 weeks.