Spotify Music Playlists
Sometimes during our martial arts classes we’ll play a little bit of relevant workout music in the background.
Many different group class settings play music in the background. Think about aerobics, kick-boxing, yoga and other classes.
And I imagine we’ve all found a decent playlist on our favorite streaming music app to help us focus – for studying, work, jogging, lifting weights, practicing Tai Chi or whatever the activity might be.
How does Workout Music help?
Music Genres in our Workout Music playlists
Workout Music Criteria
Obviously, the Tai Chi music will be New Age-y, and great for Tai Chi, Yoga, Qigong (or Chi Kung), massage therapists, and more.Conversely, the external playlist will more geared towards faster tempos, lyrics that inspire or touch the heart and more.
- No songs with Explicit rating.
- Does the sound or tempo of a song accurately reflect the vibe we are trying to cultivate for this class?
- Do the lyrics of this workout song have a bit of depth? Especially for the class we’re referring to?
- Oh goodness! Is it in Mandarin or Cantonese and at least satisfy one of the above requirements? That might be nice; especially since we are studying Mandarin and Cantonese!
Enough of that.
Let’s get into the Tunes, shall we?