It is difficult to live without music. We hear music everywhere: in the streets, at home, over the radio and on TV. There are various reasons why people listen to music. Some people listen to music because the music helps them to relax, brings the people into the mood, to some persons music gives hope, besides music helps the people to overcome all difficulties. Music reflects people`s mood and emotions. There are different kinds of music. Some people give preference to light music, another people prefer to listen to classical music or modern music.I think, that our choice of music depends on our mood, on our attidute to life,our amotionsand sometimes its necessary and useful to listen to light music to reach necessary state of relaxationot to calm.