Schopenhauer on the Power of Music – Brain Pickings


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Courtesy of National Association of Music Educators

Courtesy of National Association for Music Educators


          I sometimes think that we could fill a small library with the commentaries on music by philosophers, scientists, and other great thinkers. Brain Pickings offers us an inspiring essay and meditation on what the philosopher Schopenhauer and others on how he thought about music and its impact on our lives. It is the most powerful of all the arts, the art most able to to move and transform us.


“The effect of music is so very much more powerful and penetrating than is that of the other arts, for these others speak only of the shadow, but music of the essence.”

Source: Schopenhauer on the Power of Music – Brain Pickings

Courtesy of Education Closet

Courtesy of Education Closet


The Creative Apothecary Believes in the Transforming Power of Music!




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