25 Awesome Things You Didn’t Know About Music

Although music seems to be so simple, and we often take it for granted, it is one of the most complex and fascinating things in our universe. Based upon mathematical principles, just the fact that waves of certain frequencies can combine to create melodies that our ears interpret in a pleasurable way is quite incredible. At its core, music is something that is built into the physical structure of our world. It flows out of the same laws of physics and mathematics that organize our world into molecules and atoms. It also has to do with our brain, the most advanced computer in the known universe. So, to understand music you have to know both about the complexities of the physical world as well as about the minute details of the biological realm. Although in this list we are not going to dive into boring explanations of advanced topics, we are going to go over some fascinating things that music has caused or influenced in our world. It is probably safe to say that there is not a single person alive who hasn’t been touched by music in some way. These are 25 awesome things you didn’t know about music. And be sure to check out some of the most bizarre and unique musical instruments ever.

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25

None of the Beatles could read music

None of the Beatles could read musicSource: recmusicbeatles, Image: wikipedia
24

Your heart beat adjusts according to the music you are listening to

Your heart beat adjusts according to the music you are listening toSource: scientificamerican.com, Image: wikipedia

23

Leo Fender, the man who invented the Telecaster and the Stratocaster, couldn't play guitar

Leo Fender, the man you invented the Telecaster and the Stratocaster, couldn't play guitarSource: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia
22

Started in 2001 in a church in Halberstadt, Germany and scheduled to conclude in 2640, the world's longest concert will last 639 years in total.

Started in 2001 in a church in Halberstadt, Germany, the world's longest concert will last 639 years in total.Source: wikipedia, Image: wikipedia

21

Elvis Presley didn't write any of his songs

ElvisSource: wikipedia


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