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Is Music the Key to Success?

Multiple studies link music study to academic achievement. But what is it about serious music training that seems to correlate with outsize success in other fields? Click here to read more at the New York Times.

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Hearing the Music, Honing the Mind

Scientific American Magazine, October 26, 2010 Music produces profound and lasting changes in the brain. Schools should add classes, not cut them Nearly 20 years ago a small study advanced the notion that listening to Mozart’s Sonata for Two Pianos in D Major could boost mental functioning. It was not long before trademarked “Mozart effect” […]

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