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July 10, at 6: Music reflects and creates social conditions — including the factors that either facilitate or impede social change.
The development of recording techniques in the latter half of the 20th century has revolutionized the extent to which most people have access to music. All kinds of music are available to most people, 24 hours a day, at the touch of a switch.
The down side of this easy availability of music in the Western world is that there is a tendency for it to be taken for granted. This article has been written as the result of a world wide literature review of authoritative articles which address the Power of Music as defined by this study.
The website for this report seems to be out-of-service; but the sponsoring organization can be found at the Performing Rights Society for New Music. This report is also available in hard copy format from the main author: It is powerful at the level of the social group because it facilitates communication which goes beyond words, enables meanings to be shared, and promotes the development and maintenance of individual, group, cultural and national identities.
It is powerful at the individual level because it can induce multiple responses — physiological, movement, mood, emotional, cognitive and behavioral. Few other stimuli have effects on such a wide range of human functions.
The power of music to act therapeutically has long been recognized. Therapy can involve listening to or actively making music. Increasingly it may involve both. Music can be effective in conjunction with other interventions in promoting relaxation, alleviating anxiety and pain in medicine and dentistry, and promoting well-being through the production of particular endorphins.
Its therapeutic uses have been explored extensively with particular groups of patients, the elderly, those with brain damage, and those with persistent pain. It has also been used to promote appropriate behavior in vulnerable groups and enhance the quality of life of those who cannot be helped medically.
Music can play an important part in human development in the early years stimulating foetuses and infants in such a way as to promote their wellbeing. Early interactions between mother and child have an essentially musical quality which assists in the development of communication skills. Listening to music or being involved in making it does not seem to directly affect intelligence, although active involvement in music making may enhance self-esteem and promote the development of a range of social and transferable skills.
Listening to quiet, relaxing background music can improve performance on a range of academic tasks, while exciting music may interfere.
Memorisation can be particularly affected. Adults are able to mediate the effects of interference through the adoption of coping strategies. The increased availability of music seems to be encouraging people to use music to manipulate their own moods, reduce stress, alleviate boredom while undertaking tedious or repetitive tasks, and create environments appropriate for particular kinds of social occasion.
In short, music is being used by individuals to enhance the quality of their lives. In parallel with this, there is a large industry concerned with the effects of music on workers and consumers.
Music can influence our purchasing behavior in subtle ways in a range of environments. It can assist our ability to remember product names and enhance the product through association with liked music.
When consumers are actively involved in making a decision about buying a product, music is likely to play a more peripheral role.
The evidence outlined above indicates the extent to which music pervades our everyday lives and influences our behavior.
This demand for music is likely to continue to increase. To support our appetite for music, the music industries in the developed world constitute a major element of the economies of many countries.
They are in danger of losing their skilled work force in the future because of the extent to which music is taken for granted.UFC is proving to be one of the more chaotic events in the promotion’s year history.
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