Music has a central place in the lives of many of us, and it is an essential part of some birth plans. The author discusses the research and her experiences of music and birth, along with some helpful suggestions.
Taz Tagore, BSc, MBA, is a leading childbirth educator and author. She is the author of the forthcoming book, The Freedom Guide to Childbirth, and the blog Labor of Love, and is the parenting/childbirth expert on Deepak Chopra’s Web site, Intent.com. She also writes for Working Mother magazine.