The Influence Of Music On Society
...Influence of Music on Society Music is an art whose medium is sound and whose common elements are pitch, rhythm, dynamics and the sonic qualitiesof timbre and texture. Pitch governs the melody and harmony while rhythm is associated with tempo, meter and articulation concepts. The word is derived from a Greek word mousike meaning art of the muses. The creation, significance, performance and the definition of music vary according to the culture and social context.
The impact music has on society depends on the genre, composition, content and the artist. Music can either have negative or positive effects o the society. We start of with the positive influence music has on society members.