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From reducing stress to improving memory: Music therapy provides the perfect pitch for wellness
With music therapy, consistency, patience and practice are key.
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Want to age better? Join the choir
Want to age better? Then perhaps you might like to consider joining a choir. Singing is something most of us had experienced at some point in life whether it was singing at school or secretly in the shower. But did
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Music education ‘risks being outdated by technology’
Music teaching could be left behind in an outdated acoustic age if it does not keep up with technology, an in-depth report says.
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Advocacy for Music Education Needs to Change: Anita Collins
The way we have been advocating for music education so far has been built upon well-meaning statements about how music benefits kids. But it needs changing. This is the view of Dr Anita Collins, a widely respected authority in neuromusical
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How Music is Maximizing Your Productivity
Listening to music has been a crucial part of our global culture development since the beginning of time. We listen to music to celebrate, to mourn, to run and to improve our mood. But have you ever tried listening to
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Hearing preservation should be part of music education
Studies suggest musicians are four times more likely than others to experience hearing loss due to their repeated exposure to loud, prolonged rehearsals and performances.
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Music education helps improve children’s ability to learn
What if a large number of scientific studies found there was one activity that could improve our cognitive function, help our memory systems work effectively, help us learn language, help us moderate our emotional states, help us solve complex problems
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How The ‘New World’ Symphony Introduced American Music To Itself
Sometimes it takes an outsider to point out what’s great about a culture. That’s exactly what Czech composer Antonin Dvorak was when he came to the U.S. at the end of the 19th century, an immigrant thrown into a new
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