Music has made its position as an extremely significant part of our lives because everyone tends to identify with it. In this paper, I have explained the roles of music in different stages and aspects of our lives.
Music psychology is the science that investigates the interaction and relationship between music and the human mind. It uses psychological methods and theory to try to understand and interpret how the brain responds to music. The effect of music on people’s attitude, mind and emotion, is always eminent in their behaviors (Davis, 2010). People do connect to music because it directly relates to all sorts of human feelings and emotions. That is, whether a person feels confused or frustrated, sad and lonely, happy and jovial, or even spiritual, music that rightly suits the mood is always there. The effects of having deep connection to music are always positive not negative. With the help of the following questions, I am going to illustrate the association of music with different stages of life and emotions.
Studies have shown that music is crucial and vital in the development and of the human brain because it engages and uses all its parts. The music that I associate with childhood would be the ones that capture their attention and mind, intimate to the growing process, and are easy sing along. This music includes be the Lullabies, Birth day songs, Round songs such as Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Alphabet songs, Art songs and some nonsense songs with catchphrases such as Nikkity Nakkity Noo Noo Noo (Anonymous, 2009). I do remember that these songs always made me feel happy, hipper-active and jovial.
They gave me an outlet for feelings that I could not always comprehend or find words for. These songs made childhood experience an erasable experience. They made childhood seem to be filled with fun and activities, plays, dances and smiles. They simply made me view the