Jennifer Hollis is a music-thanatologist and the author of Music at the End of Life: Easing the Pain and Preparing the Passage. The former president of the Music-Thanatology Association International, she has a masters degree from Harvard Divinity School and works with the palliative care service at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. Her article “Songs of Transition,” appeared on the New York Times Opinionator blog on December 30, 2015 and in the Sunday Review on January 3, 2016. We spoke of her inspiring calling and what it’s like to play music for the dying and their families Learn more about Jennifer Hollis here: