Tag: Calming

Music of Psalms with New Book Collaboration

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Dear Children, Love God

I would like to announce the collaboration of The Music of the Psalms with a beautiful book written by Suzy Mulligan titled Dear Children, Love God.  This is a special, 8×8 inch hardcover book, with a loving message for each one of us. It is a gentle reminder that above all else we are children… continue reading»

Buying a Harp

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Harp Comparisons and Recommendations Frequently I am asked, “What is a good harp for beginners?” And, “What harp am I playing,” because they like its sound on my CD’s. In response to these questions I want to give you some guidelines and things to look for and take into consideration when buying your own harp…. continue reading»

It’s Mozart for Lower Blood Pressure!

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Mozart

I keep talking about the positive effects of music on the physiology of our bodies – now some more scientific proof! Mamma Mia! Listening to Mozart lowers blood pressure…but ABBA has no impact! Mozart’s Symphony No 40 in G Minor Lowered Blood Pressure Relaxing to a soothing Mozart symphony can lower the blood pressure as… continue reading»

Brain Damaged Violinist Makes Music for First Time in 27 Years with Mind-Reading Technology

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Damaged Violinist Composes Again

I came across this story that I wanted to share with my readers about the power of music. I was very touched by this woman’s ability to finally be able to express herself with music after so many years of being trapped inside her mind and body from such a devastating brain injury. I hope you are blessed… continue reading»

Music and Post Operative Surgery Recovery

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Music Post Operative

I was listening to a news report that referenced this study published in Lancet magazine and thought I would share it with you. Also an mp3 file to listen to. Music as an aid for postoperative recovery in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis Jenny Hole, MBBS, Martin Hirsch, MBBS, Elizabeth Ball, PhD  , Catherine Meads,… continue reading»

The 444Hz Calibration vs. the 432Hz Calibration!

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Harp Calibration

I wanted to take a moment to address a subject that frequently comes to me in the form of one question or another. Many people are asking if it might not be better to use the 432Hz calibration to tune with instead of the orchestral standard of 440Hz. They go on to site many articles… continue reading»