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 Keeping The Beat: Award Winning Television Show      

In spring, 2008, Ada's television show, "Keeping The Beat," won an outstanding achievement award from the Illinois Woman's Press Association. Episodes have been filmed in the studio of the Evanston Community Media Center (ECMC), Evanston, IL. The show airs on channel 6 in Evanston, IL. The program is available for rebroadcast on other cable access channels upon request.


Keeping the Beat
Healthy Aging Through Amateur Chamber Music Playing

Ada P. Kahn, Ph.D.

copyright © 1999 by Ada P. Kahn

ISBN:
0-930121-01-5 (paperbound)
0-930121-02-3 (hardbound)

Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 99-90765

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In the first episode of the show, Ada led a discussion about chamber music and included a short demonstration of chamber music featuring (left to right) Ted Kruzich, violin,  Don Farley, cello and Ted Kaitchuck, viola.

 

Watch excerpts of "Keeping The Beat" TV show on YouTube.com

 

 

                               Watch excerpts on YouTube.com

 

Other appearances

Rotary Club of Evanston, IL

Ada P. Kahn presented “Keeping The Beat: Live!” at the meeting of the Rotary Club of Evanston in 2009 at the North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL. She discussed her book Keeping The Beat: Healthy Aging Through Amateur Chamber Music Playing.

Ada Kahn met Rotary International President Kalyan Banerjee at a Rotary Club of Evanston  meeting in summer, 2011. He signed a copy of the song, "Reach Within To Embrace Humanity" - his theme for 2011-2012.

                 

 
Rotary International
 

Ada performed on the House of Friendship stage at the 2009 Rotary International convention, Birmingham, England

 

 

Ada was presented with a flag from the Rotary Club of Guisborough-Great Ayton, England in 2009

 

 

As a Director of the International Fellowship of Rotarian Musicians (IFRM), Ada participated in activities of their booth at the 2008 Rotary International Conference, Los Angeles, and the 2009 Conference in Birmingham, England.

Retirement homes and Conferences

 

The Fairview VibrantLiving Community, Downers Grove, IL.

Ada P. Kahn spoke about Keeping The Beat and healthy aging during the launch of the VibrantLiving Art Series at the Fairview VibrantLiving Community Downers Grove, IL in March, 2009.

The Hartford Foundation's Communications Conference, Chicago

Episodes of the TV show "Keeping The Beat" includes part of Ada's presentation about music and healthy aging at The Hartford Foundation's Communications Conference in Chicago in summer, 2008 and a musical presentation by Joanne Stucka, piano (left),  Margarita Solomensky, violin (center) and Ada P. Kahn, flute.  

   

 

 

 

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