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Babies who learned to keep waltz time during play sessions showed stronger brain responses to timing mistakes in both music and speech, suggesting that music training could help them learn to talk.
C. P. E BachThree Symphonies for Orchestra Von DittersdorfConcerto for Harp and Orchestra in A major HoffmannConcerto for Mandolin and Orchestra in D Major Performed by Orchestre de Chambre de Hambourg (Nordwestdeutschen Rundfunks) Georg Ludwig Jochum, conductor Irmgard Helmis, harp
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