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I Am a Music Major

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    Music Therapy/psychology Major - I know.... I am not the typical music ed, performance or composition major.  I am a music therapy major, who is double majoring in...
    bing1776 bing1776 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2008

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    Thrilled And Yet Sometimes Discouraged... - I changed my major to Music after talking to my Choir professor last semester and also the counselor I was talking to at the Wellness...
    LuciaRose LuciaRose 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2011

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    Music Majors Should Love Music. - so many music majors i know, are perfectionists. they love music because they love to mold something into perfection. yet, they miss out on the...
    lonexlily lonexlily 18-21, F Mar 13, 2010

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    I hate rap music in general with very few exceptions, and I can only tolerate it when some of the song has actual singing in it. Here is why I hate it: 1. Rap music should not...
    darkanddesolate darkanddesolate 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    Oh dear penguin.... music is my obsession. I have a strange love for music there is no denying that. Music is the very air I breathe! I love so many bands its actually pointless...
    SaveYourWords SaveYourWords 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I hate how I have to defend what music I listen to. It shouldn't be a debate or a battle trying to defend your self. It shouldn't be about if someone thinks the bands are posers or...
    MorbidRainbow MorbidRainbow 13-15, F Apr 5

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    I have loved music since a very young age. Singing is one of my passions! I also love listening to music exclusively. To me, lyrics give a song meaning, but the music has to reach...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M Mar 19

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    Music is my lifeline when all else fails. I don't go a day without listening to something and my taste is pretty eclectic so I am never within one genre for long! I tend to go for...
    Bellastasia Bellastasia 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 6

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    I first heard of heavy metal music when I was 9 years old. I have no idea what the very first song I heard was, but I do know that I've been hooked ever since. Some of my favorites...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    It's my life, I want to be a music theatre major, if it weren't for music, I probably couldn't get through the day
    ash5698 ash5698 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    Of course -- I don't play any instruments... and I don't sing. But late at night, when I can't sleep (which happens many nights), I like to use GarageBand to make what I like to...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I love The Jimi Hendrix Experience Electric Ladyland album, without a doubt one of the finest rock albums ever made. The epic track from that album, "1983... A Merman I Should Turn...
    Cristofori Cristofori 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Music always gets me through my hardest times. Here's a link and the lyrics to one of my favorite songs. It has helped me through a lot. This song describes my life <3 http...
    sarah81199 sarah81199 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Maybe, I can't live with out hearing any music, song, or a rythm..
    8Maxcine8 8Maxcine8 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

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    I can't function properly without it, especially when I'm depressed, then I don't want to get up till I hear my music.
    Langour Langour 18-21, M 16 hrs ago

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    Music makes me reminisce on things that have happened and think on things I wish would happen.
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    Im a producer/ song writer and singer. Music is my passion
    RealFriendsLastLonger RealFriendsLastLonger 36-40, F 5 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I'm a musician and a song writer, but I only write songs when I feel something really emotional, so I don't write many. Although, I do try to improve
    KT98 KT98 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    I grew up listening to Howling Wolf, The Temptations, The Spinners and groups like them. They were all before my time but it still is my favorite form of music. Some of those...
    micmer micmer 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    I will be attending my 4th Iron Maiden concert in Budapest in June...I watched them in Belgrade, Amsterdam, and Stockholm...Next in Budapest...What's special about this one is that...
    intere intere 26-30, F 6 Responses 46 mins ago

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    I'm wrapping up my freshman year at RIT, and I still am searching for a major. I am currently leaning towards journalism and film studies. At first, I wanted to do film...
    CookieMischief CookieMischief 18-21, F Mar 28

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    (Another piece from my old profile that I was fortunately to find. Hope you like it.) I consider myself a lover of music and this leads to an element of snobbery on my part...
    PoeticTorture PoeticTorture 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    I LOVE music , music is everything, music is life .... I can't go 1 minute without music being apart of my life ... I love to sing ... I would always listen to music whenever I...
    ecoglitcher ecoglitcher 16-17, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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    The Small Turntable I remember when I was a kid going to the train depot with Mom one day and picking up a package. It was a good sized cardboard box and took up a spot in the...
    midnighttrain61 midnighttrain61 51-55, M Apr 4

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    I haven't posted on this in so long but I'm really stuck and I don't know who to talk to about it . Background story : I was entering college as a biology major but during...
    bananasxoxo bananasxoxo 18-21, F Mar 21

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    I like foreign soundtrack music, particularly by Yoko Kanno. I like Japanese music, italian music, french music, old jazz music, piano music, classical, opera, indie music, choral...
    BeingInMonochrome BeingInMonochrome 16-17 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I'm majoring in psychology and I'm very interested in particularly Abnormal psychology. But I am also majoring is sociology. How do I find a job in the field of both psychology and...
    migliorc migliorc 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Music is the air I breathe, it is the blood that courses through my veins and it, is what I live for. I play piano, violin, guitar, cello and basically any instrument I can get my...
    Katastr0ph3 Katastr0ph3 16-17, F Apr 9

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    I have a friend that an audiophile and he very strict on audio quality. He introduce me to lossless music which is a compression method for music to ensure no quality is lost from...
    ChillyWilly82 ChillyWilly82 31-35, M Mar 20

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    When I'm listening to music, with my headphones on, it shuts out the rest of the world, and takes me to another place. Like I really am talking to God on 1st and Amistad, or...
    FUFLOOTA FUFLOOTA 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    Okay, some people need to understand something. Yes, I love One Direction. But guess what? I love all genres of music. I was raised listening to bands like Metallica, Def Leppard...
    LittleListener LittleListener 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    "Don't Do Me Like That" ... Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Spring 1980 ... The first baseball game of the season is finally here ... after four weeks of a lot of running, the...
    midnighttrain61 midnighttrain61 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    I love music because it calms my mood and my mind. I listen to music everyday all day; I have to have music playing whatever I'm doing. If I don't have music playing I get grumpy...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Music feeds the soul enriches the brain .Rock and early metal is my choice of music and fuels the Hughgo fire. This type of music i grew up on and to me came out with a lot of...
    hughgo hughgo 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I love music so much. It's a way I can block the rest of the world out. It's a way to just have it be just me when I'm surround by people. It's a way I can have my feelings be...
    trinj trinj 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    The definition of real music is relative, so i wanna be kind enough to say that my definition of real music is when a song is played by real musicians, on real instruments, with...
    Jonesing4nice Jonesing4nice 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    Man that's understatement. , I love music and all kinds you name I love it. Of course I have my favourites I was born in the sixties lol. I think music is so important to me...
    sue1960 sue1960 51-55, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Mainly it's due to my background but I love musicals in general especially seeing as i've been to a few. I've been to Beauty And The Beast, Cats, and Wizard Of Oz. But my parents...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Mar 28

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    I think seasoned dj's are the true music lovers. the ones that have collections of albums that they can tell you about. they know of artists that no one's ever heard of. they know...
    greenrust greenrust 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    For me, music= happiness. I love music, mostly country, but I can listen to a lot of stuff. I like a lot of music from the 80s, and I love 90s pop and Disney songs. I almost always...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I always feel like I experience music but definitely when I'm trying to fall asleep and I'm listening to music I come so close to putting myself in the music :) it's like I can see...
    philobee philobee 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Music is my release from the world and all of the little troubles. I plug in my ear buds and blast the music right up! I love it so muchhhhhh. I listen to hours and hours of music...
    Jakeuk Jakeuk 16-17, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I absolutely love music. I gave up a possible career in the nursing field to pursue a career in music. My family wasn't very supportive about it because the chances of making it...
    AikaMelodia AikaMelodia 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I love classical music. I have my masters in music performance - violin, and music composition. I've played in a symphony orchestra since age 22, so about 7 years now. I've...
    rajasaeed rajasaeed 26-30, F Mar 22

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    When I wake up ........MUSIC Go to sleep ::::://// MUSIC In my comatose state of mind ........MUSIC I get lost in MUSIC So much that that's all there ever was and I GET DRUNK OFF...
    musicdance814 musicdance814 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Listening to music, is like my therapy when I don't feel like talking to nobody. There is a song for everything. Whether I'm upset, happy, or I have something on my mind-listening...
    Knicksfan20 Knicksfan20 18-21, M Mar 27

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    I love all kinds of music. I listen to Pandora a lot, and my favorite channel on there is the Lobo channel. I love music from the sixties and seventies, and I really like more...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Everyday I listen to music, mostly Shakira, I love her! She's so inspirational! I listen to mostly pop music, top charts ect... But I'm obsessed with it! I listen to music everyday...
    TheCringeMachine TheCringeMachine 13-15, F Mar 30

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    I absolutely love old music! I collect records, they range from the classical Mozart and Beethoven, to the late 60s early 70s. Music before the 90 was amazing and actually had...
    Girlm35 Girlm35 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I don’t normally share music on here, but I’ve been recently obsessed with listening to Cat Empire. It’s an Australian group that's been around awhile. There are some songs...
    Sarahbellas Sarahbellas 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I love most genres of music. Its amazing how therapeutic music can be. It can soothe,console,comfort,completely change my mood. Its quite powerful when i think about it I have...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Apr 3