Wednesday 12 of June 2017 markedly underlined one of Apax’s enthusiastic ideas come into realisation per an exquisite musical performance by Luke Slott. Extraordinarily inspired under the thematic enchantment: “A Journey of Hope”, was ecstatically offered to over 50 of Apax’s residents from a uniquely entrancing selection of live music dedicated to encouraging hope where despair may seem to constantly threaten any joyful undertakings and recovery.
The relevance of the alluring musical evening spectacularly gave rise to the pervasive influence the art of music possesses plus the power of storytelling that ties the very things people really daily cared about.
The unique blend of guitar and piano: inspired by Luke’s natural musical talent and storytelling experience actively engaged his audience, residents and staff alike in a significant journey of harmonising hope and nurturing courage when faced with daily test and difficulties.
Shared with a story based on the difficult yet glorious expedition of Ferdinand Magellan – a Portuguese explorer who organised the Spanish expedition to the East Indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first circumnavigation of the Earth – the evening exclusively deployed exceptional highlights on qualities such as patience, endurance, persistence, empathy, hopefulness, purpose, contentment, dedication, commitment etc. when one’s goal becomes confronted with unforeseen circumstances.
The eventful evening helped create strong emotional connections culturally relevant and utterly exclusive to further inspire and enhance positivism, awakening and better the recovery horizon and spear the well-being capacities observed in Apax’s unique residents; to the extent where it can be described: