On quiet Sunday afternoons residents of Isabella eagerly
await the Traveling Troubadours of Inspiration. What began as a staff member
singing for her mother, has now transformed into a group of six musicians
travelling to all floors performing for the residents.
Ana Del Villar, who works in the Admissions department, has
been a longstanding member of the St. Elizabeth’s choir and began this
initiative. He group goes on all nursing home floors to sing, dance, and
perform karaoke with the residents. They perform songs from different cultures
and languages to accommodate the diverse background of our residents. Upon
their arrival, residents can be seen laughing and crying with joy.
The purpose of this generous and voluntary work by the
performers is to bring happiness to the residents and to enhance their quality