This article is not about using music get smarter. Rather it is about how to use music to optimize some of your natural skills that already help make you smart, as well as more successful.
By associating these moments with sounds and/or music as well as visuals (like photos), you can feel their magic again, especially when you really need it.
For me, music makes my smile brighter during my workouts. It adds that extra something that motivates me to go further or work harder!
Classical music can be used to embrace stress and release it through breathing to achieve an in-the-present-moment frame of mind and reconnect positively and creatively with reality.
Morocco's Fes Festival of World Sacred Music attracts music lovers and seekers from many corners of the world. It's a magical place to be in June.
The Sama'a conveys a sense of joy and energy. It is open and driven by love of God, and respect and caring for humankind.
Music is one of the greatest tools we have to reconnect ourselves to our inner spirits. If you feel frustrated, angry, or negative about certain areas of your life, you can use music to reenergize you from the inside out.
It was May 17, 2002. I was home in Paraguay, on my way to the countryside, getting ready to begin my very first guitar tour in my homeland. Having done many outside of Paraguay, I was very excited to begin my journey.
2008 was the year of the nap. The summer between my senior year of college and grad school, I was commuting an hour-and-a-half-plus. Three hours a day probably could have been filled productively reading enriching works of literature, but I mostly slept.