The 200 tunes in this 10-CD collection are popular favourites from the Golden Oldies era spanning the 1950s, '60s and '70s.
Recording artist Barry Hall was 'Mr Music Man' on the Channel 9 TV Children's program. He ran the top-rated radio program 'Choose Your Own' on Adelaide's radio 5DN for more than 20 years and in 2014 he awarded the Order of Australia Medal for a lifetime of service to music and entertainment.
The Green Book CD Collection is another premium activities resource created at the request of the aged care industry looking to cater to the needs of a new generation entering care.
In recent times, we have seen an increase in the number of people from the Baby Boomer generation entering aged care facilities and community based activity groups.
The music on the CDs in this collection has been compiled to cater to the Baby Boomer' taste, with music from the 1950s through to the 1970's.
And while these people didn't grow up with the sing-alongs of yesteryear, that are familiar to the Red and Blue Book editions, this collection also has a companion songbook available.
The Green Large Print Song Book is the companion to the Green Book CD Collection which contains 200 popular tunes from the Golden Oldies era spanning the 1950s, '60s and '70s.
The music in this CD collection will provide hours of pleasurable listening, but the following are just some of the other ways in which it can be used:
- As music to play on bus excursions
- Music for quizzes and games
- Music for movement such as strength training, stretching, balance and cardiac workouts
- As background music for happy hour drinks or parties?
- As backing music for sing-alongs or karaoke
- As music to work to