Media Resources – Music

In this short video by the US artist and animator Mac Premo, Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad explores and attempts to explain the enigmatic, visceral hold music has over us.

A short film of a veteran recounting a poignant moment in WW11 when playing a trumpet made a difference.

Music affects moods; this piece of music was designed by the musicians Marconi Union -working with sound therapists – to intentionally calm people and reduce anxiety.

Music in space!  Astronaut Chris Hadfield with his version of David Bowie’s A Space Oddity in the first music video filmed on the Space Station.

Here’s Rev. Fiona’s favourite rendition of Leonard Cohen’s Hallulejah. The connection between KD Lang and the audience is profound.


What song lifts your spirit? Add in the comments below.




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