An Ancient Universal Language: Music


Music is an ancient universal language. One that opens us up and transcends barriers that often stand in the way of growth and connection. It gathers people together and creates a way of connecting with people from all walks of life. It inspires people to respond from a spirit level. It allows people to dig deeper and be moved emotionally, to release tension and tears, to smile, to feel like they’re not alone. For me listening to the right music has always been the most therapeutic thing for me to do when I am struggling with something. As creators of music JO and I feel so blessed to watch people be opened up through our music to watch them COME TOGETHER ..dance together sing together …when they would otherwise just walk past each other. A few weeks ago we were busking at the Rocks Market in Sydney and were once again filled with overwhelming joy and peace for the incredible human interactions that we experienced over the weekend, brought to us through the power of music. There was a moment where we were singing an upbeat song when an older man was walking past us and heard our music. He stopped. Dropped his bag. And grooved his way into the semicircle of people that had formed around us…he truly danced like no one was watching as his face and everyone’s faces around him were all lit up with beaming smiles. His energetic response made us groove with more energy, then another woman jumped out of the crowe