The incredible healing power of music

Music can inspire us, unite us and comfort us. Here are five powerful stories of its impact.


Musical therapy is being used in hospitals to help COVID-19 patients recover. In the midst of the Black Lives Matter demonstrations in the summer of 2020, a music teacher found a way to help his campers release some of the tension they were feeling through a unique musical instrument. A musician writes her own music to help others heal from trauma, just as she has been through.

Music can inspire us, unite us and comfort us, and these stories from across the country show what an important role music plays in people's lives.

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