What soothes the human spirit more than the art of Music? It is known to be a refuge and a steady consolation for many people around the world, with more and more studies indicating the enormous benefits for the brain of playing an instrument, singing, or merely listening to music. Some even believe it to be a form of magic!
Magic or not, music’s transcendental universal power cannot be denied. There are no hierarchies of art, and yet music continues to stand as a supreme expression of our humanity and of the inexpressible.
I’ve collected here in this infographic some of the greatest writers and musicians’ reflections on the power of music. Please enjoy!
Source: Brain Pickings