Want to hear another powerful story about how music has literally saved lives? Listen to this 90 year old man as he tells how he played a German love song on his trumpet one cold night after he had been told specificall not to because there was still a German sniper in the woods. This man said to himself, “I’ll bet that fellow is as lonely, tired and homesick as I am and he’d enjoy hearing a beautiful love song.” He tells it best:
The power of music and all of the memories that it recalls, cannot be underestimated. Next time you’re lonely, in pain, anxious, depressed or uncomfortable in any way, remember that music can make a powerful difference with all of these conditions!