“I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music.” That is what Billy Joel says. Music is in fact a very powerful form or tool of communication and is one of the most beautiful and dear human experiences. There are different styles and genres of music and can completely transform your drab world into a thrilling and beautiful one.
Facts about music
The history of music dates back to the ancient days when the Gods and Goddesses are said to have created music and the different musical instruments. According to Greek mythology, Apollo, the God of light and music, is the one who created harp. Harp is the most ancient form of instrument that has been used to create music. He is said to have discovered this instrument when he realized that his bowstring could heal physical wounds and could also heal souls. Music is still now used to heal bruised souls.
In this modern world of ours, we cannot deny the "Mozart Effect" which is in fact a set of results which indicates the fact the listening to the music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart can actually make your smarter. If rather simpler reports are to be considered, it is also being said that early music lessons can help develop the brain areas mainly involved with reasoning and language.
There are different genres of music like classical music, folk, rock and roll, jazz, hip hop, country, new age, world, blues, rap, bluegrass, metal and so on. There can be several variations of these genres too. With experimentation, music has actually evolved to different level these days.
Music actually can work wonders. It can soothe a patient and can even soothe a crying baby. It can help you to lift up your mood. So, no wonder music is played in different places like the restaurants, waiting rooms, airports, elevators, cars, bus terminals and also in places of work, train stations, in OTs during delivery of a baby (more of a new phenomenon – music therapy) and so on. Music helps you convey the unspoken words.
Other than this, most common options through which you can get directly involved with music is if you start learning music. However, if this involvement is to be on an indirect basis, you can attend different musical concerts and various musical events.
So, this is what music is to us and thus it is important for our society and our lives.Tags: train stations, Music lesson, different styles, music therapy, new phenomenon