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The Importance Of Music Essay

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Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music.” These were the words of Sergei Rachmaninoff, a Russian composer and pianist who was very influential in the twentieth century. Everybody knows what music is and they all have heard a form of it but most people underestimate the value and power music has in our everyday lives. Whether they know it or not music plays a vital role in the lives of people today. Music is a very efficient tool that help people, it plays a huge part in today’s society. music has a lot of influence and has a lot of forms of expression. For example, you can see, hear and feel music. Music can enlighten you, make you depressed or make you think of love. Music can keep traditions alive. I'm pretty sure I will sing the same songs to my children, that my parents sang to me when I was a little child. Music is also known for its ability to "save lives". People who are very depressed and alone can find comfort in listening to certain singers, bands or songs. Everybody, including myself, has experienced something like this. For example, losing your grandparents or lover. Listening to music gets you all the way through the pain. Music can also remind you of how things were. When I listen to old music from the 60's or 70's, even I (born in the 90's) get some kind of (missing my country) feeling. Music can also help you form opinions or give you different views of society. Of course, music can also deliver poetic messages, or it can just
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