Music therapy
I have a rare profession for our country - a music therapist. I was convinced that the creators of great melodies are powerful healers who can help a person no…

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Equalizer
Equalizer (English equalize - “equalize”, the general abbreviation is “EQ”), a timbre block is a device or computer program that allows you to increase or decrease the volume of individual…

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Listening function
Listening, not hearing, is the primary function of the ear. Tomatis draws a clear line between listening and hearing. Hearing is a passive process; listening is active and it requires…

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really interested

Would you be Einstein? (Tell me what you’re listening to, and I’ll tell you what your IQ is)

You are young, you consider yourself advanced, nightclubs are the best place where you can have fun after school or work. After – a feeling of a good time, only fresh and clear thinking, as well as an influx of new forces and energy are not observed.

Do you know that modern electronic music, like rock, is attributed by psychologists to aggressive non-drug drugs (there is no need to explain the effect of the latter on the body)?

Just a few facts.

1. Scientists at the Center for Neurobiology, University of California, tested students from 36 colleges, trying to determine the level of their intellectual development. Within ten minutes after the test, students listened to Mozart’s sonata for two pianos in C major K. 488. Repeated testing immediately after listening showed an IQ increase of 8–9 points. Continue reading

Music and Health

I walked along a quiet, old Moscow street once and heard from the window the wonderful sounds of Chopin. I was surprised. Indeed, in this house there is a Russian research

Opening massive doors, she entered the porch, climbed the stairs, found a room from where the music came. This room could not be called a doctor’s office: on the walls are paintings, at the tables are the bowed heads of young people who painted portraits and landscapes. A girl sat at the piano and played.

What is an art school? No. A friendly, impressive man who came up to me recommended himself: a psychotherapist, a laboratory head at the Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, professor at the University of New Medicine and Lomonosov Moscow State University Vladimir Leonidovich Raikov. Continue reading

Tremendous power of frequencies

Hard rock sucks energy not only from a person, but also, for example, from geraniums. Ever since the days of Luther Burbank, it has been known that music and sounds can influence the vegetation.

Perhaps the ancients knew this too, because they sang during work in the field and used rhythmic dances to relax from work. But truly, we were only able to find out after Dan Carlson of Blaine, Minnesota, did the basic research in his life.

After years of hard work, Carlson found out that sounds that energize plants have the same frequency as sounds that, according to Tomatis, awaken people. Continue reading

What is the secret of the mesmerizing power of music?
Music surrounds us everywhere. At the sounds of a powerful orchestral crescendo, tears come to my eyes and goose bumps run down my back. Musical accompaniment enhances the artistic expression…

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The influence of the tempo-rhythmic structure of music on the psychophysiological state of a person
Musical culture in its deepest meaning has long gone beyond the circle of music lovers in the modern world. The widespread use of music in order to influence the state…

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Listening Testing
We cannot “see” the listening process, we can check it only indirectly - through the presence or absence of skills that are associated with it in one way or another.…

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Impressionism in music
Impressionism (French: impressionnisme, from impression - impression), the direction in art of the last third of the XIX - beginning of XX centuries. The application of the term “impressionism” to…

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