As I did my research for my new book, Shouting Won’t Help, and talked to many people with midlife hearing loss, a pattern of similarities became apparent.
Making music with hearing loss
Affirmations, those positive statements I chant to myself, are one of my secret pleasures.
The first moment I put on my new hearing aids, I yelped in pain. I was unprepared for the onslaught of sound.
I expected, when I upgraded my hearing aids, that the technology would improve my piano technique. Yet I was not prepared for the full range of ways the aids would improve my playing.