Music therapists work with populations and clients across the lifespan, combining expertise in the functions and elements of music with an understanding of developmental, educational, health, and psychological needs.
Why Do We Like Music? Music is based on rhythm; all physiological and biological functions are rhythmic. Music is important to many people in many different cultures. According to Leonard Bernstein, all languages come from a single source of melody. Even the baby in the arms of its mother begins with melody babble.