Why do certain songs make us happy or overwhelmed with emotion? Why do babies enjoy Mozart? Why do you want to get up and dance when hearing a particular song? I can’t personally answer all the scientific know-how behind those questions, but I can give you some insight into the enjoyment of listening to music.
If you know a few essentials on what to listen for, you may appreciate the next tune you hear in a different light.
The 6 Essential Elements of Music
Many people are familiar with the essential elements of music, however, are not aware they are experiencing them. The next time you hear a tune, pay close attention to the six essentials. You may be surprised on what you hear.
As I wrap up this blog, I’ll leave you with the song that always makes me get up dance. What’s yours?
“The Art of Listening to Music” author: Suzy, violinist and founder of Vogue Violin www.vogueviolin.com
Suzy, founder of Vogue Violin and accomplished violinist.