Monthly Archives: August 2010

Music Lessons and Appreciation Found to Benefit the Brain

In many recently performed studies, scientists have been discovering the fact that both listening and playing music, particularly classical music, have a profoundly positive impact on the brain. This is often referred to as the “Mozart Effect”. Among the works of Mozart that are especially prominent in this phenomenon are his Baroque period 60 beat per minute pieces. Continue reading

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Music and Musical Instruction Prove Beneficial for People with Mental Impairments

While most everyone is aware of the fact that autism brings many challenges and obstacles to the lives of those affected by the disorder, there are many facests of autism that people are not aware of. One such characteristic of … Continue reading

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