Being a pharmacist, you may think I would always suggest a bottle of something for what ails you. He is appreciated both in the field of percussion and in the music world at large. Thus, two theorists might agree on the extent to which music is related to the real world (by being expressive, say), yet one locate its primary value in that expressivity while the other locates it in its abstract, purely musical features.
But besides caterpillars and water, music can affect growth in young plants just as it can aid development in human children — and can help farmers and urban gardeners grow bigger crops. In the meantime we have over 117,000 Youtube subscribers to enjoy these scenic nature films.
If rock music with country folk overtones is what you’re looking for, Stoll Vaughan is your man. Especially important was the nawbah (suite”), a form that included songs and instrumental music, free or metrical, that were linked together by melodic mode and rhythmic patterns.
It was as humbling as it was a rewarding experience to learn this music and dig into the philosophy of it. The first and the greatest musician of the Umayyad era was Ibn Misjaḥ, often honoured as the father of Islamic music. His new book, The Great Animal Orchestra: Finding the Origins of Music in the World’s Wild Places, was published by Little Brown (Hachette) March, 2012.
Take an example of the motivational music that you hear in action or sport movies. Overall, however, the music in South Asia is religious and very traditional in beat and form. There are different kinds of music, some classical, so lullabies and different babies may reacte differently to different types of music, but most will calm down and go to sleep with some soft music.