Monthly Archives: November 2007

Beethoven: The Power of a Soft Answer

“A soft answer turneth away wrath.” The timeless wisdom of this biblical proverb (Proverbs 15:1) has found artistic expression in one of Beethoven’s most divine creations– the slow movement of his Piano Concerto no. 4, a work I have previously … Continue reading

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Music and Mindfulness

I had a fascinating experience the other night which just proved to me once again what a powerful effect music and sound have on the human nervous system for good or ill. I attended a monthly meditation group led by … Continue reading

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