Musing #2 – Savage Beast or Breast?

Do you know that the correct phrase is “Music has charms to soothe the savage breast” not “beast” and that the incorrect version is more often spoken than the correct one? The phrase was coined by William Congreve, in The Mourning Bride, 1697: “Music has Charms to sooth a savage Breast, To soften Rocks, or…

Soothing Sounds of Wind Chimes

Bring Music into Your Life with Musical Wind Chimes Glorious tones to soothe the soul can be provided by wind chimes on your patio, balcony or in your garden…even inside your home as you walk by and gently tap them. They are composed of sets of suspended tuned rods or tubes that are made of…

Gregorian Wind Chimes

Gregorian Wind Chime Series Create a cathedral of sound with these wonderful chimes,tuned to a medieval scale, they echo the vocal music of the gothic era, sung to accompany meditation in the churches of Europe since the late 18th Century.  Garry Kvistad (CEO of Woodstock Chimes) conceived this set while listening to the hypnotic sounds…

Gregorian Chant

True or False:    Pope Saint Gregory invented the Gregorian Chant.     Similar manuscripts are available at TheMusicHouse.Com    Click Here to view more information and the answer to this blog.  

Musing #1 – Plato

  “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ― Plato What does Music mean to you?