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Kelsey Jans Professor Barbera Estermann English 104 5 December 2006 How to Write an Essay on Music Therapy I would like to guide you on how to write an essay on music therapy, there are several steps that are necessary that you need to follow in order to start your essay, these steps are : You have given the topic of musical therapy for your college essay as well as material to support your claims by the college. In your essay, you must use “Music Therapy” by Lyn Guiterrez and read this material that has been given to you. Summarize the information in each paragraph and try to think about what the author is trying to make the reader believe. Lyn Guiterrez states in her first paragraph that “The answer is simple: music is therapeutic- it can relax, rejuvenate, calm and energize.” (par.1) This is what you need to base your essay on. The essay will run smoothly if you follow the author’s thesis properly. This means that you must find information to support the author’s thesis about music therapy. Keep in mind that whole point of the college essay is how to explain the concept of musical therapy. First start by planning and drafting. Write down any ideas that you may have prior to writing. Think of ideas that may appeal to the reader’s emotions. In order to appeal to the emotions of readers you must demonstrate your understanding of your topic. It is a
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