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The Teaching Power of Music

The Teaching Power of Music

I spoke today at the Michigan Association of Christian Schools Teachers Convention. This is the lecture I presented. My task today is to convince you that it is important that music be a part of your classroom. My goal is to persuade you that music is essential to your students’ educational development. For some of… Continue Reading

This is Your Brain on Bebop

This is Your Brain on Bebop

An interesting summary of two studies on the influence of music on the brain. And here are the two papers: Selective Neurophysiologic Responses to Music Neural Substrates of Spontaneous Musical Performance And here’s a video on the topic. Continue Reading