The Value of Music and the Arts
"Music has the power of producing a certain effect on the moral character of the soul, and if it has the power to do this, it is clear that the young must be directed to music and must be educated in it." —Aristotle
"Only art and science can raise men to the level of God." —Ludwig van Beethoven
Welcome aboard. You are about to take a little journey designed to raise your awareness about music and the arts. You will come to learn more about the value and benefits of music and of the arts, even to the extent of how the arts are crucial to our survival and, consequently, why we need to support the arts.