We are experts in mental health & musicians
who came together to champion
the importance of live music for wellness.
Peter C. Whybrow, M.D.
Robert Bilder, Ph.D.
Did you know?
The effects of music on the mind and the body have been well-studied with documented outcomes. Music has been associated with alleviating depression, anxiety, mood, emotional distress, and even perceived pain.1-2-3 Music also has been used as therapy for stress management and stress-related disorders, and has been shown to affect human physiology by decreasing heart rate, blood pressure, and the levels of stress-related hormones including cortisol. 4
1. “Music and health--what kind of music is helpful for whom? What music not?” (2009).
2. “Emotional foundations of music as a non-pharmacological pain management tool in modern medicine.” (2011).
3. “The psychological functions of music listening.” (2013).
4. " Positive Emotions and the Endothelium: Does Joyful Music Improve Vascular Health?” (2008).