Music for Seniors by Cara Freedman

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Testimonials

"Cara is Awesome!"
Glory Dial, Lifestyle Manager, VI of La Jolla
"When Cara entertains she connects with everybody. Clients, staff, volunteers and visitors sing, dance and are HAPPY. Cara’s energy, choice of songs, talent and personality are the perfect formula to have an amazing musical experience for seniors!"
Aviva Saad, Program Coordinator, Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center - JFS
"OMG- My residents loved you!" (4th of July Party)
Yessie Rebolledo- Activities Director, Plaza Village
"Thank you so much for the energetic and fun performance on Friday. What a special gift you have and the residents all really enjoyed you. We look forward to seeing you and your positive energy again."
Kamilla Shea, VLD Casa Aldea Santa Luz"
Cara is a FABULOUS entertainer and my residents love her! She has great interaction with them, she knows them by name and her energy is contagious. I highly recommend Cara!
Janelle Catrambone, Activity/Volunteer Coordinator, Sunrise of Sabre Springs
"Keep up the amazing work!"
Jennifer Romero, Marketing Specialist, St. Paul’s Senior Services (10th annual resource fair)
"Cara- you were so enthusiastic and motivated the crowd of senior adults who reminisced as they clapped and sang along. Your spirit is infectious!"
Melanie Rubin, JCC Senior Department
"Our residents loved having you entertain us on Easter Sunday!"
Rosa Kestel, Engage Life Director, Atria Encinitas
"THANK YOU VERY MUCH for a great morning filled with wonderful music. I was glad to see that everyone enjoyed it and having you there just made everything more lively."
Lizette Galindo, Community Outreach Coordinator, St. Paul’s (Nurses Day, 2017)
"You are AMAZING!!!! Thank you so much for helping to make today's event such a smashing success. You have such a gift when it comes to getting a room full of kids, adults and seniors to let loose and sing.... your songs were the highlight of the program. (Senior residents from Seacrest with Little Mensches from the La Jolla JCC) Thank you thank you thank you from all 3 of us. XOX"
Judy Nemzer Jessica Fink, & Vivien Dean
Shalom Baby, Little Mensches, PJ Library

Photos of July Fourth at Plaza Village






















Cara Freedman's Senior Music Repertoire


Accentuate The Positive (1944)
Ain't Misbehavin' (1929)
Ain't She Sweet (1927)
All of Me
Alexander's Ragtime Band (1911)
All Shook Up (1957)
America The Beautiful
Baby Face (1926)
Bad, Bad Leroy Brown (1973)
Battle Hymn Of The Republic (1861)
Beautiful (1971)
Bicycle Built For Two (1892)
Bill Bailey (1902)
Blowin' in the Wind (1962)
Blue Moon (1934)
Blue Suede Shoes (1956)
Blue Tailed Fly (1840)
By The Light of the Silvery Moon (1909)
Bye Bye Blackbird (1926)
Caberet
California Dreamin' (1965)
California, Here I Come (1924)
Chantilly Lace (1958)
Chapel of Love (1964)
Chattanooga Choo Choo (1941)
Day O The Banana Boat Song (1956)
Deep in the Heart of Texas (1941)
Doe a Deer
Doo Wah Diddy (1964)
Downtown (1965)
Feelin' Groovy (59th Street Bridge Song) (1966)
Five-foot-two (1926)
Five Hundred Miles (1961)
Get Happy (1930)
Getting to Know You
Georgy Girl (1967)
Give My Regards to Broadway (1904)
God Bless America (1918, 1938)
God Bless the USA (1984)
Good Day Sunshine
Goodnight, Irene (1908)
Goodnight Ladies (1867)
Happy
Happy Days are Here Again (1930)
Happy Trails (1940's)
Hava Nagila (1915)
Heatwave (1963)
Hello, Dolly! (1964)
He's Got The Whole World In His Hands (1927)
Hey, Good Lookin' (1951)
Hit the Road, Jack (1961)
Home on the Range (1873, 1933)
How Sweet it is to be Loved by You (1975)
I Can See Clearly Now (1972)
I Feel the Earth Move
If I Had a Hammer (1949)
If You Knew Suzi Like I know Suzie (1920)
I'm A Believer (1966)
In The Good Old Summertime  (1902)
I've Been Working on the Railroad (1923)
Jail House Rock (1957)
Jambalaya (1952)
Joy to the World (1970)
King of the Road (1964)
La Bamba (1958)
Lean On Me (1972)
Let Me Be There (1973)
Let Me Call You Sweetheart (1910)
Let's Get Together (1960)
The Locomotion (1962)
Margaritaville
Move it On Over (1947)
Music, Music, Music! (1950)
My Favorite Things (1959)
Oh, Suzannah! (1848)
Old Time Rock and Roll (1977)
One Fine Day (1963)
Please Mr. Postman
Proud Mary (1969)
Puff the Magic Dragon (1963)
Que Sera Sera (1956)
Rock Around the Clock (1955)
Rockin' Robin (1958)
Rock O' My Soul African American Spiritual
Shake, Rattle and Roll (1954)
Shake, Shake, Shake Senora (1960's)
She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain (late 1800's)
Shine On Harvest Moon (1908)
Shop Around (1960)
Side by Side (1927)
Singin' In  The Rain (1929)
Sidewalks of New York (1894)
Sloop John B (1927, 1966)
Sixteen Tons (1955)
Sounds of Silence (1966)
Sunrise, Sunset (1964)
Sweet Caroline (1969)
Sweet Home Alabama (1974)
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (1909)
Swinging on a Star (1944)
Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1908)
Thank God I'm A Country Boy (1975)
The Monster Mash
The Glory of Love (1936)
The Lion Sleeps Tonight (1961)
The Tenesee Waltz (1950)
This Land is Your Land (1940)
This Little Light of Mine (1920's)
Those Were The Days (1925)
Three Little Fishes (1939)
Toot Toot Tootsie (1927)
Tum Balalyka
Turn, Turn, Turn (1965)
Twist and Shout (1961)
The Twist/ Let's Twist Again (1960)
Under The Boardwalk (1964)
Wake Up My Little Suzie (1957)
We Can Work it Out (1965)
What A Wonderful World (1967)
When I'm Sixty four (1967)
When The Saints Go Marching In (1938)
Whispering Bells (1950's)
Windy (1967)
With a Little Help From My Friends
Yankee Doodle Boy (1775-83)
You Are My Sunshine (1939)
You Can't Hurry Love (1966)
You're 16, You're Beautiful, and You're Mine (1960)
You're a Grand Old Flag (1906)
You've Got A Friend In Me (1995)
Zip A Dee Doo Dah (1946)

Holiday Music with Cara Freedman


Love songs
Patriotic music-4th of July
Christmas Songs
Hanukkah Songs
Oktoberfest Music
Halloween Playlist
Thanksgiving Music
Easter Music
Irish Music for St. Patricks Day
Rosh HaShanah Services
Nurses Day
Dance Music-Tin Pan Alley
Luau and Beach music
Country Music- BBQ's and Smores
Passover Services
Shabbat Music, Shabbat Services
New Year Celebrations
Special Birthday Celebrations - I write original music
Anniversary songs
Dance Music - 30's, 40's, 50's, 60's, 70's