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Music is an art form and cultural activity that involves the creation of sound, organized in time with elements like melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre. It is a universal aspect of human culture, found in every known society, past and present, and varies widely between cultures and social contexts. Music can be performed with a vast array of instruments and vocal techniques, ranging from singing to rapping, and there are solely instrumental pieces, solely vocal pieces (such as songs without instrumental accompaniment), and pieces that combine singing and instruments. The study of music involves various disciplines including music theory, musicology, and ethnomusicology. It can evoke a wide array of emotions, serve social functions, and be used for entertainment, ceremonial purposes, or as an avenue for personal expression. Additionally, music has therapeutic benefits and can enhance the cognitive development of individuals.

How Music Can Keep the Brain Young

The unprecedented aging of the world’s population is leading to various forms of cognitive decline, which presents a significant challenge for families and society alike….