when you listen or play a musical instrument you easily go into the meditative state but you are not in an aware state you are living in half fainted state you are not living in a full state of awareness so that you missed the god.God is not to be found. God has always been there.meditation techniques is not a method to search the God they only make you so sensible that you fell the God.
Music as Meditation music-
Originally, Music was made for meditation. If you know Indian classical music consists of so many ragas there are morning ragas evening ragas night ragas for every time there are different ragas these ragas as a technique for meditation. for the instrument player, it was the meditation for listener also it was a technique of meditation.
All types of music in the world are written on seven notes when you listen to music you are listening to these seven notes in different ascending or descending order music as a meditation you have to listen to all seven notes as a whole note all seven notes are going around this when you are hearing piano guitar or saxophone be alert and aware and try to listen the center around which all notes seven notes are flowing.
A musician plays a musical instrument during the playing of instrument he is in meditative state he is in thoughtless and egolessness state and sometimes goes in timelessness state only seven notes are in his mind no thought and he has forgotten himself there are no ego but he is not in awareness state if he moves inside with awareness that may become SAMADHI the highest state of consciousness oneness of soul with GOD.