What is the secret of the healing effect of music on a person? There are different points of view on this issue. Some scientists, mostly psychotherapists, believe that the healing properties of music are based on its ability to influence a person’s psychoemotional state. The tendency of people to diseases such as hypertension, angina, stomach ulcers, etc., is often explained not by physical infirmity or hereditary predisposition, but by the characteristics of the person’s character, his worldview and attitude to the surrounding reality. It turns out, stomach ulcer and duodenal ulcer; guts, hypertension often affects people who are intolerant of mistakes and “wrong” behavior of other people, rigidly adhere to their principles and views, are hostile and oppose themselves to others. Continue reading
“Music heals the soul and body” – this inscription can be seen on some Italian Renaissance instruments.
The healing properties of music have been known for a long time. Even in Ancient Egypt and Greece, doctors treated patients with sounds and had extensive knowledge in this area. Ancient Chinese doctors believed that music can cure any disease, and even wrote out “musical recipes” to influence a particular organ. In Russian latitudes, for example, in Evenkia, to enhance the effect of drugs, healers hummed their spells and spells, and shamans accompanied them with the sounds of a drum and tambourine. Continue reading
California scientists have made really impressive conclusions about the beneficial effects of music on the human brain.
In their unusual study, they found that playing musical instruments contributes to a significant reduction in the risk of dementia in older people — this was concluded by scientists based on their research.
So, based on the study, classes on various musical instruments reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s syndrome and other types of dementia by 36%! Continue reading
Night. The fire of ritual fires, dance to the rhythmic beat of drums, the song of the shaman, heated movements of the body in bright clothes…
Even in ancient times, people felt that music and color were magically connected and tried to find this connection.
In the seventeenth century, the great physicist Isaac Newton imposed a light spectrum on the musical octave: the note “do” corresponded to red, “re” – purple, “mi” – blue, “FA” – blue, “Sol” – green, ” La “- yellow, ” si ” – orange.After that, many scientists continued their research. The Russian composer A. N. Scriabin, who had a naturally colored ear, built his spectrum in which the note “do” denoted red, “re” – yellow, “La” – green, “mi” and “si”- blue-whitish, “FA” – bright blue, “salt” – orange-pink. Continue reading
As you know, music can have a healing effect on a person. Well-chosen melodies are able to get rid of depression, set up a positive mood, arrange for purchases, and even… grow your hair. Since ancient times, the melody has been an integral part of various kinds of celebrations, as well as for religious processions. For example, during the funeral service of the deceased, it was believed that music helps to get rid of grief and ease the suffering of loved ones. So, already in the XVII century, some scientists began to put forward hypotheses about the healing effects of music therapy. A little later, the famous doctor Linnek created the theory that the melody, depending on the rhythm, can affect a person in different ways. Continue reading