In other words, if permitted, the sounds of nature as well as the sounds of certain musical styles can have a physiological effect on both the body and the mind. One musician told me of how his good, senstive, concentrated practice enabled him to get into the rag enough to feel its energies, to touch the planets, energies, geometry, and animals associated with it; he said that in this state birds would come and listen to him sing.
Shiv Kumar Sharma Born: January 13, 1938,Achievement: Credited with single-handedly making the santoor a popular classical instrument; Recipient of Padmashree and Padma Vibhushan (2001)Shiv Kumar Sharma’s name is synonymous with santoor, Indian classical music instrument.
On the other hand all of the professional musicians I interviewed said was that the tradition was being greatly challenged by the youth, although the wisdom and power of this music was so great that it would continue with purity until the end of time.
For example, the 19th-century theorists Michel Muchaqa of Damascus and Mohammed Chehab al-Dīn of Cairo introduced the theoretical division of the scale into 24 quarter tones In 1932 the international Congress of Arabian Music was held in Cairo, providing a forum for current analysis of subjects such as musical scales, modes, rhythms, and musical forms.
Previous investigators thought that the action of naloxone and NTX was specific to food and drink reward 25 , 26 , 32 , and did not extend to sex 36 , 37 , 38 or music 39 To date, only one study has directly explored the relation between opioids and music.