There is a high chance that music has been present in your life since you were a baby, right? Have you ever wondered why music is such a powerful force which has accompanied human kind since ancient times and keeps evolving nowadays? Some authors even argue that music is the language of the universe. What’s your standpoint about it? Whether you are a music lover or not and would like to delight in our debate on this extensive subject, don’t hesitate to join us on April 6th. We will be talking about genres, bands, musicians, instruments, songs, lyrics, among others.
Some people state when words and letters fail music is the best option. In fact, they are right, music surpasses boundaries, backgrounds and even cultural heritage. It is a way to draw people together and express all kinds of feelings. Do you remember any songs about hate, rebellion, protests, or wrath? I’m sure you know many about love, joy, happiness, etc.
Music is also used with therapeutic purposes. Therapies can involve both listening to it or creating it. Have you noticed that music is used in certain venues and situations to avoid or alleviate stress or anxiety? Which genre(s) reach those aims better?
Of course music is a powerful medium and it influences our life. Is there a song that ‘changed or saved your life'? Great! Bring the lyrics or song to analyze and argue about it. All genres are welcome! We may even have some sing-along time! Let’s make the most of this topic! ;)
Wednesday noon (12:00-1:30 pm) at 704
Wednesday evening (5:30- 7:00 pm) at N-401