Young people have always loved to listen to a various typ of music. But how much influence does music have on young people?
Music has become an integral part of every man and his everyday life. It can be used for various purposes, it can be a way of emotional expression, but it can also change mood, cause relaxation, stimulate and be a source of pleasure. Music is not only the result of certain emotions, but it also influences man and produces new emotions in him, from those of joy to the saddest.
Soothing music has been scientifically proven to stimulate positive physiological responses. As for motor work, it reduces muscle tension. Sound vibrations affect all processes in the brain and thus directly affect cognitive, emotional and physical functions. Sound affects cells and organ systems, harmonizing the left and right sides of the brain, balancing blood pressure, circulation, breathing and other processes in the body. Accordingly, music can also be used extensively for therapeutic purposes.
Working with music is also good because it stimulate coordination of movements, banishes boredom, develops team spirit and faster performance of tasks.
Different types of music differently affect a person and his mood. It is advisable to listen to as diverse music as possible. Classical music has a positive effect on depression and anxiety, and increases concentration, awakens creativity and has a positive effect on the immune system. Techno or heavy metal can in some cases help to deal with negative energy and frustration, but such music also raises your heart rate and blood pressure. Jazz music requires more intellectual effort and concentration.
In terms of the influence of music on human development and social life, it has a generally positive impact on the personal and social development of young people, on socialization, self-esteem, social adjustment and positive attitudes towards life. It also has a major impact on human intellectual life. Listening to music and playing an instrument has been shown to have a positive effect on the development of brain functions.
Music can play an important role in human development from an early age. It is one of the most powerful media in communication and reaching young people. To transfer certain knowledge, inform and educate them and influence the improvement of quality of life is far easier in a "tame" musical environment in which they feel safe and comfortable.
Edit: Sanja Paić