catharsis Archive • Nicolas Radulescu, Conductor

An attempt at zeroing in on the unanswered question: To experience together – to feel – to explore – to listen – to breathe – to live – to think

Same direction without levelling

On the emotional plain: to experience joy – to make the unbearable bearable – katharsis

“no doubt pleasant are the teares which Musicke weepes.” (John Dowland)

The question remains: Why can positive emotions be experienced immeadietly in music, but negative emotions are changed?

N. R.