Music is one of the few things that has remained constant through the centuries this world has existed. Not only does music provide entertainment, it also has several effects linked to it. Music allows emotions of happiness and sadness to arise. From those emotions, physical effects, negative or positive, can occur. Music has a profound effect on the emotional, social, intellectual, and physical aspects of a person.
Music are a few things we tend to hear every day. Whether or not it’s from our own ipods, in our cars, or background music to our lives. A song exists for pretty much every feeling and music will be thought of as extremely healing mechanism. Over the years there are various varieties of music that everyone embrace completely different beats, sounds, and evoke different emotions. Such varieties of music is hip hop and rap, alternative music, and rock and roll music. Music incorporates a long line and every single sound and sort of music is tangled together inside each other and influenced by each other. For these reasons, music not solely defines a sort of sound, however additionally recreates lifestyles and defines entire generations. The ability of music will be seen from all differing kinds of music.
Throughout history music has had a profound effect on a person’s mind, body, and consciousness. A song or piece of music can trigger vivid memories, and induce emotions ranging from deep sorrow to unabashed joy. Music can drive listeners to patriotic fervor or religious frenzy, or it can soothe the savage beast we call human. There have been many advances in technology that have let us study how music affects the brain. Music causes all sorts of activity in the brain, especially during musical improvisation. Music can tremendously help people with certain mind damaging diseases, and in some cases it can have negative effects.
Music is something that I believe we could not live without. There is a quote by a philosopher named Friedrich Nietzschethat says “without music, life would be a mistake”. I interpret this to mean that humans would not be creative if it were not for music. There is a reason that music can take us where word cannot. When you hear so many different sounds coming together to make a perfect harmony it is obvious that no words can make you feel the same way as the music. The best thing about music is that there are literally too many genres to choose from. There are different genres of music for any mood you are in. The origins behind these different genres is an interesting and rich history that is begging to be studied and written about. Let me explain....
Music according to Merriam Webster dictionary can be defined as “the science and art of ordering tones in succession, combination, and in temporal relationships to produce having unity and continuity. The dictionary made me understand that for music to be meaningful, it must have an agreeable sound. Music depicts a lot of information, ideas, knowledge and importantly feelings. People who make or produce music definitely have a way they feel before they begin to sing or before they make a decision to sing. A popular musician, Bob Marley said, “one good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” The familiarity of a song can determine the way you feel about the song. Familiarity plays a great role, it underpins our engagement with
Music has affected me in a awesome way because I use music with everything I do. I use music when i'm playing games and even when i’m doing nothing. The type of music I like is the electronic music. The electronic music gets me pumped and could get me to sleep. For me the electronic music gets me to sleep but I don’t know about other people because people actually listen to relax music but that doesn't work for me that type of music get me bored thats why I don’t like it.
With music people can change their ways or how they usually are with people because if a person writes a song it causes them to express what they have to say. ”...we can learn a lot about our emotional selves through our musical tastes.”(Feiles).When you learn about your emotional self that is the inner you and who you really are. “We can listen to music that elicits emotions we want to feel in a given moment” (Feiles). If we feel lazy and unmotivated, maybe a playlist of uptempo, energetic songs would be a helpful way to change our mood.” A person’s mood changes when listening to a more upbeat songs and there mood turns into a more happy and energetic person. The writers from What Music Can Do To A Person says,” music also helps relieve stress
When was the last time you listened to music because you had a horrible day? Music is healing and is very easy to relate to. Every song has a meaning behind it and when one is in a irritable mood they think about the lyrics. The lyrics in a song having meaning as well. The mind tends to catch phrases that stick out and they make more sense.
It is true that music has a compact link to our emotions. Music assists people to overcome the bad situations in their life, just like it did for Sonny, the barmaid, or some other people in the Harlem. Music has a tremendous effect on people’s mind because it makes them feel relax and comfortable, especially the soft classical music. It helps distressed people to stay smooth and peaceful. In fact, music is a remarkable way to ease our stress.
Music influences many people, positively and negatively, these are the views that people have on how music affects them. The main thing that causes people to think the way that they do when it comes to music is that the vast majority of artists of the most popular genre of the time are sending bad messages that are influencing people that want to be considered “cool”, different, and do things that are morally incorrect and illegal. Many genres have negative messages that influence people to do what most people would consider wrong. Many people blame one specific genre for being the one that influences people in a negative manor but it is multiple genres. Many people also believe that certain genres are giving off positive messages to their children and relatives, but in actuality they are listening to music that gives off a message that could convince them to do something that is illegal or dangerous, maybe even both. Many artists use extremely vulgar language in the lyrics of their songs and they couldn’t care less about who hears it as long as they make a large abundance of money, when that happens, kids that are in middle and elementary school that are easily manipulated at that age can hear the songs and start using the language that they hear in the song in their everyday vocabulary while supporting the person or group that is making the music that the kids are hearing is causing them do things that they know are wrong. “Don't buy into the perverted spin that casts debasement be it in a song or video as free speech.” (Borowski, John F) Many artists write music about doing things that are illegal such as doing drugs, drinking alcoholic beverages and getting drunk every day, or causing bodily harm to a person that they do not like because of the way that they dress, maybe even murdering somebody. Kids help the type of artists that condone the negative message that