I think Levitin tries to hard to meet the needs of the average reader and the scientist in this book and unfortunately falls slightly short. The science is detailed but interesting, but you have to really want the information to get through the book. I wanted to like this book, I really did, it is a valuable compendium on the scientific basis for sound healing, unfortunately, giving this book a 4 is a stretch.
Author: Sonic Catharsis
Science has advanced much since this book was written it would be a fantastic book to update with current research to make its case presentations more palatable to the scientific community.
An approachable read, for any one who loves music. Highly encouraged for all healersand educators; consider the sonic environment in your practice, your schools and hospitals. Must read for all sound healers!
I recommend the music CDs for anyone interested in sound healing, particularly anyone interested in Solfeggio Tones and anyone trying to carve out a serene soundscape. However, don’t waste your time with the book. Unless you are a Bible thumper, I find the Biblical references too much to digest in a book purportedly about sound healing.
Follow me Translated from the original Sanskrit by Dr Lorin Roche in The Radiance Sutras Beloved, listen The Ocean of Sound is inviting you Into its spacious embrace, Calling you home, Find that exuberant vibration Rising new in every moment, Humming in your secret places, Resounding through the channels of delight. Know you are flooded
Follow me Music and Its Secret Influence – Throughout the Ages – Cyril Scott Popular Media would never presume to touch the topics that are eloquently presented by Mr. Scott. The simple fact is, music among the other creative arts, has a compelling influence in our lives. While the esoteric traditions of music have been
Follow me My friends over at the Academy of Sound Healing are currently discounting their Foundations of Soun Healing Certification Course. Unfortunately, the link was not working correctly and the discount was not applied. I believe we have fixed this issue. If you are looking to learn the basics of sound healing in a distance
I highly recommend this book to spiritual seekers as well as to anyone interested in exploring music or sound as a healing modality.
This book is highly recommended for anyone with interests in music, music healing or simply looking for an entertaining read.
You are musical Poem by Christine Stevens, author of “Music Medicine”