Essay on If Music Be the Food of Love, Play on

1101 Words Dec 25th, 2012 5 Pages
If Music be the Food of Love, Play on Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination; Music itself is a form of mood, it’s an explosive expression. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music. As Bob Marley said “One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” There are certain times good and bad in my life that I can remember just by a song that might play. It’s that recollection of place, time and mood, it brings you back to that moment even if you don’t want to go there. The creation, performance, and even the definition of music change according to culture and social context. I’m sure there is that one song …show more content…
Results suggest that designer music may be useful in the treatment of tension, mental distraction, and negative moods.”
Music is a form of health in Meany different ways from the feeling we get while listing to it and working out, to helping stroke victim’s relearn how to speak music can be used as a great tool. a strategy to promote health in rehabilitation, An evaluation of participation in a 'music and health promotion project' showed us this. “This study illuminates the role and significance of music listening in everyday life for the long-term ill. Twenty-two participants, aged 34-65 from Oslo and Akershus in Norway, were recruited as a strategic sample and took part in eight in-depth interviews over a 1-year period, from 2004 to 2005. Four double CD compilations from different genres, part of the project, were used as devices to discover whether participants could learn to use music as a 'technology' for self-help, with regard to health, healing and recovery, through exposure to and exchange of new musical materials and practices. A novel Participatory CD design was developed, and the beneficial experiences of taking part in the project resulted in an increase in self-awareness and self-consciousness. Listening to and discussing music was considered to be an important tool in the process of change, sense of agency and self-development, through enhancing well-being and 'wellness', a vital factor in the process of recovery and

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