Below we have assembled top 3 illuminating books about music that every musician or music enthusiast should read.
Some of them delve into working style and process of big names in music such as David Byrne and Brian Eno, some are a bit more academic. But each one of them will surely make you understand the power of music much better.
1) This is your brain on music, Daniel J. Levitin
2) Musicophilia, Oliver Sacks
3) How music works, David Byrne