Sruti has several meanings in the field of Indian music. Could any of these make a difference unless a person also pays attention to “listening” as such?
Watch this delightful presentation by Evelyn Glennie and question the very meaning of music for yourself: Evelyn Glennie: How to truly listen
In this soaring demonstration, deaf percussionist Evelyn Glennie illustrates how listening to music involves much more than simply letting sound waves hit your eardrums.
Percussionist and composer Dame Evelyn Glennie lost nearly all of her hearing by age 12. Rather than isolating her, it has given her a unique connection to her music.