Music And How It Can Heal People

1632 Words Nov 11th, 2014 7 Pages
Music and how it can heal people is becoming a widely global trend. This is due to experts in music that have devoted their time and effort in developing new ways to use their expertise. One of the ways that they have discovered is the use of music as a therapy. Nowadays, Music Therapists have been added as a profession and are now breaking down the walls of silence and affliction of depression anxiety, autism, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson 's disease. Music therapy can be define as music performance without the ego. It is not about entertaining people as much as it’s about empathizing people. If an individual is able use music to slip away the past pain and gather insight into the workings of someone else’s mind, it will help and begin and resolve problems. According to the Oxford dictionary music is simply "the art of arranging tones in an orderly sequence so as to produce a unified and continuous composition". Music basic elements are pitch which represent the melody and harmony, rhythm that represent the speed and articulation of every beats , dynamics that determines the loudness and softness or the texture of a piece. Music is associated with every species; through how they rhythmically walk and create interesting sounds in different pitch and loudness. Mostly everything that makes a sound and pattern can be considered Music by the ear to the brain. Humans as one of the most advanced species in the Earth has become the most fond specie of music, every culture is somehow…
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