About music

“In music we find the echo of the inmost life of things ,a life related to our own.. Because feelings are the most inward part of the soul…”

Phoenix’s Wing by Lourry Legarde. Pixels.com https://rudolfsteinerquotes.wordpress.com/2022/09/06/about-music/

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When someone lives in the experience of music, he is living in the image of his spiritual home. It naturally elevates the soul to feel this intimate relationship to its primal ground, and that is why the simplest souls are so receptive to music. A man then feels himself truly at home, and whenever he is lifted up through music he says to himself: “Yes, you come from other worlds, and in music you can experience your native place.” It was an intuitive knowledge of this that led Schopenhauer to assign to music a central place among the arts, and to say that the composer discerns with his spiritual ear the pulse-beat of the Will.

In music, man feels the echo of the inmost life of things, a life related to his own. Because feelings are the most inward part of the soul, and because they are related to the…

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