“Music, Memories and Making Radio” is an hour long BBC
documentary Dr Alexis Kirke, Research Fellow at Plymouth University's Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research (ICCMR) is co-hosting which will be broadcast this Christmas.
He developed and co-wrote the programme with Belinda Dixon of BBC Radio Devon, who will host it with him.
The show is based on discussions Alexis has had - on how to make broadcasting more dementia friendly - with people with dementias, their carers, and experts in the field of dementia and broadcasting. It includes features on how music and broadcasting can be helpful - with comment from scientists, experts and those living with dementia.