scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 790
Rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul Plato Greek philosopher He wrote that before modern music before experimentation with different musical genres Im here today to convince you that music stirs and evokes inside of us powerful emotions and therefore shapes history Music evokes pleasurable limbic states which result in emotional responses the brain having its emotional systems triggered off by pleasurable sounds Thats the physical reason Its very widely argued I am not going to drop onto that plain and open that can of worms I want you all to recall moments in your life where you have been significantly moved by that wonderful media medium known as music Statistically 96 of the worlds youth who can listen to music DO listen to music regularly That leaves 4 that dont If we related those statistics to this classroom that would mean that only one person in here doesnt listen to music regularly If music didnt do something for us emotionally would we listen to it A common misconception about music is that it is just notes and lyrics Charlie Parker arguably the greatest jazz saxophonist ever once said Music is your own experience your own thoughts your wisdom If you dont live it it wont come out of your horn To live music an impossible concept if music was just notes Music stirs emotions in us because the writer used his own emotions when writing the music Movies have the ability to make us laugh and cry and do a variety of other things Music plays a major part in that emotional manipulation Fast-paced minor tones under a very dramatic scene builds suspense and drama so that the emotion of the scene is heightened to quite a degree Music by itself or coupled with another media medium can effect human emotions to a great degree All right I think were all
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA