We dwell in a world which is getting an increasing number of chaotic and filled with problems. We are able to imagine the song of birds, the cuckoo when the clarinet plays, the quail when the flute sounds, the darkening clouds of the storm with the grave chords of the cellos and double basses, the staccato sounds of the violins as falling raindrops.
Music, meditation, nature, artistic and religious experiences have related results on the mind, engendering the kinds of contemplative modifications in brain waves which have concomitant optimistic results on stress ranges, and maybe general well being.
A major traveling exhibition on the music of natureÂ—and the character of musicÂ—is scheduled to open in 2007 as a result of a collaboration amongst ASTC, the Science Museum of Minnesota, and the BioMusic Program of National Musical Arts, an interdisciplinary group of scientists and musicians.
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