Tanya Dower   music

Name: Tanya Dower
Address: Mountain Ash
Qualifications: BA (Hons) – Creative & Therapeutic Arts,
University of South Wales


Brief Description of Work
Essentially my role involves combining art practice, specialising in music therapeutic principles and particular human conditions or social issues, as well as education to work with various groups or settings across the lifespan e.g. ASD, PMLD, dementia, sensory impairment, mental health, homelessness and addiction.

By creating a safe space and building a relationship of trust with participants, I facilitate freedom of creative expression for education, health and wellbeing.

Able to teach

Singing activities, songwriting, receptive music activities including reminiscence and life review, musical autobiography, multi-sensory storytelling, puppetry, musical games, composing soundscape from the environment with natural and electronic  instruments.

Workshop Experience

Care homes, primary schools, pre-school children in the community, women and children in refuge, inclusive theatre, British Lung Foundation’s Singing for Lung Health sessions.

Able to work in the following sectors:

  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Further / Higher Education
  • Community Settings

Plas Gwyn
13 Windsor Road
Vale of Glamorgan
CF62 7AW
Tel: 07980 009332