Updated: Jul 11
The piano is an acoustic string instrument and playing the keys of this majestic instrument can produce a variety of sound vibrations. This is an instrument that takes skill, dedication and intention to master. Skillfully played piano compositions offer a most beautiful audio experience that extends beyond just our sense of hearing; piano music can be used to evoke or guide the emotions of the listener, it also has an energetic or vibrational effect that can interact with our brainwaves and energetic states (all music affects us in different ways on a vibrational level).
Because of the nuanced experience that piano music offers, it really works great as background music for guided meditation and more. Within this article, we will delve into this topic of piano music; exploring the benefits that piano music can offer as meditation music as well as introducing you to a collection of royalty-free piano tracks skillfully composed by meditation music production studio Music Of Wisdom.
Benefits of Piano Music
Listening to piano music can have quite a few gentle and effective benefits. Using royalty-free piano music within guided meditations can help to add to the meditative experience, tuning the listener to a specific state of being and effective as an experience that is deeply relaxing and aligning. Meditating with piano music may have the following effects:
Relaxing and Relieving
The vibrational effect of piano music is very relaxing and relieving. It can help us to unwind and to let go of stresses and anxieties. Spending time in a state of relaxation can also offer a host of further benefits including; an improved experience of life in general, improved relationships, improved health on physical, mental and emotional levels.
Listening to intentionally composed piano music can have an uplifting effect, improving your mood through the experience of listening, pleasure evoking emotions and energetic vibrational tuning which can have a positive stimulating effect (mentally, physically and energetically). This is another reason why piano music is great for creating a potent meditative experience.
Calming and Focusing
Listening to piano music can be very soothing and calming, research has shown that it can actually have the physical effect of reducing blood pressure and stabilizing heart rate; this can help to affect a state of physical calm. Piano music can also help to improve focus because it is calming for both the body and mind (it helps the mind to tune into the melody and therefore to be more fully present which reduces mental chatter and anxiety). The state of calm and focus that is affected by listening to piano music makes it a perfect addition to deepen your meditation practice.
These are just a few of the benefits that engaging with piano music can offer; these benefits can ripple effect to have many other wonderful benefits.
Royalty-Free Piano Music for Meditation
The following compositions are from the royalty-free piano music collection by Music Of Wisdom. Each of these royalty-free tracks can be previewed and purchased on the Meditation Music Library website:
This piano composition is calming and it also includes the sound of rain for extra soothing effects and enjoyment.
This piano composition evokes positive emotions. It was created with the intention of a powerful track for morning meditation practice.
This track includes piano music accompanied by flute and violin, it is perfect for a morning meditation for a positive and uplifting start to the day.
This is also a morning meditation track that includes piano music as well as beautiful rain sounds.
These are just some of the piano music compositions that you can find on the Meditation Music Library website. You can discover more high-quality and royalty-free tracks that include piano music in the piano section of the library. You can also order custom piano music for meditation by getting in touch via the Music of Wisdom website.
Piano music can be enjoyed and utilized for the benefits mentioned in this article in both your personal meditation practice or within your in-person or online guided meditation offerings. Piano music also works beautifully within healing and relaxation spaces.
__Written by Music Of Wisdom team