Music and Life Beyond Punishment

Music has different meanings for different people. For some, it acts as a distraction, whereas it helps others to concentrate better. Music also plays an amazing role in bringing people together. In this video, speaker Hugh Christopher Brown states how the effects of music on inmates in prison deepened his understanding of the same. He believes that music has positive effects on social justice, which is explained through different situations of his life. Interactions with the inmates are explained in a very interesting fashion. The whole objective behind this exercise was to see how music had an effect both on the inmates and the teacher. Music helped the teacher engage with the inmates in a better way.