Episode 17 – Lyrically Speaking “the affects of music”
Youth now have music at their fingertips anytime or place. Past generations had to go to a store to buy it or go home to listen to it, but today they can click a button and download any music they want from the past 100+ years. Music, like most art, is a soulish experience, with or without lyrics or lyrics in languages the listener does not know, it can still resonate deeply and affect emotions.
What influences, beliefs, attitudes are youth taking in and how is it shaping how they see themselves and the rest of the world? Playing, singing, or writing music regularly during one’s youth has been shown to positively impact educational, vocational, and social functioning. Are we getting as much from music as we could?
Tune in to this pertinent conversation…