A thumbnail sketch showing how music stimulates and engages vast areas of the brain. If we want to really get to know our brains, and learn to use them well, music is one of the best tools we have!
Alice Herz-Sommer, who passed away yesterday at the age of 110 is the epitome of the power of music, love and optimism. Music was the cornerstone of her optimism and enabled her to endure the deepest suffering imaginable. What better example could there be for the power of music to transform lives for the better? […]