Of the following, which is a universal function of music found in most world cultures?

It accompanies religious and civic ceremonies. It helps workers get their jobs done more efficiently. It provides entertainment. All of the above. WHICH ONE IS THE ANSWER PLEASE HELP!!

Asked By: Erica R - 7/31/2010
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I would have to disagree and say that it accompanies religious and civic ceremonies in lots of world cultures. In many older cultures, music is used ceremoniously, to celebrate, or to express or communicate events and is often symbolic. Sure, in today's United States culture, most popular main-stream "music" is only... More
Answered By: Chachillia - 7/31/2010
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The second statement is FALSE - it does not help workers get their jobs done more efficiently. Therefore "all of the above" is also FALSE. If I have to choose one of the two remaining statements, I would say "IT PROVIDES ENTERTAINMENT".
Answered By: old c programmer - 7/31/2010
There are 2 basic components of anything regarded as musical: Rhythm and Melody... More
Answered By: Biotech Entrepreneur - 7/31/2010
I think that mainly music was used in almost all cultures [even if only in rhythmic form, no tune] to mark ceremonies of all kinds.
Answered By: Ro G - 7/31/2010
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