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World news – JP – Former ballerina with Alzheimer’s disease transforms when she hears Swan Lake music

While playing music, Marta instinctively begins to move her arms

The video showed the amazing moment a former ballerina with Alzheimer’s disease remembers choreographing when she hears music from Swan Lake

Marta C. Gonzalez, who was a prima ballerina with the New York Ballet in the 1960s, is seen sitting in her wheelchair in a nursing home in Valencia.

A curating presenter holding her headphones and playing on Swan Lake to Tchaikovsky – which Marta danced at at the height of her dance career

Almost immediately, Marta interacts with the music and her hands instinctively complete the movements she performed on stage in 1967

She continues to follow the music and gracefully excels the choreography she danced 50 years ago

Shared by Asociacion Musica para Despertar, a Spanish charity that uses life music for dementia patients to improve their mood and memory

The emotional moment, captured before Mrs. Gonzalez’s death in 2019

Then, Marta feels comforted to a caregiver after she said that music and dance made her « emotional »

Actor Antonio Banderas shared the clip on Facebook, receiving thousands of reactions and posts

“53 years ago she was a ballerina in New York City,” he wrote. “Tchaikovsky’s music managed to mock Alzheimer’s disease. It’s been a year since all this

“Now on the occasion of your death, serve the publication of these photos as a well-deserved recognition of your art and passion.

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SOURCE: https://www.w24news.com/news/world-news-jp-former-ballerina-with-alzheimers-disease-transforms-when-she-hears-swan-lake-music/?remotepost=555474

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