Playing the piano improves coordination, relieves stress, and improves brain plasticity. It doesn’t matter if you start playing at 6, 14, or 65. However, some benefits are particularly important for certain age groups.
This short article explains why the ideal time to start classes is right now!
1. Preschoolers and primary school students
So far, there is no better way to develop concentration and coordination in a child than learning to play the piano. Continue reading
Brain scans have allowed scientists to reveal how years of music practice change the brains of professional musicians.
So, it was shown that the brain of musicians in certain areas has much more nerve cells. Professor Gottfred Schlaug examined professional musicians and 15 people who had nothing to do with music using the NMR method. Both groups were represented by men. 4 brain regions of musicians contained more gray matter than the brains of non-musicians. All 4 zones are usually associated with musical abilities. Continue reading
Have you noticed yourself? You can’t remember the phone number or the intercom code, but as soon as your hand touches the digital scoreboard, your fingers type in the desired code. Tactile memory? Yes, and it can also be visual, olfactory, auditory, etc. We remember the bored tune by ear, sing it. All it takes is for the chorus in a hit song to be sung twice, so that the listener will remember it forever. We can say that auditory memory is quite well developed in most people, and, consequently, the effectiveness of advertising through hearing in some cases is much higher than through other channels of perception. And in many cases, additional information received when listening to an audio message (for example, a video sequence) only distracts from the information and reduces its memorability. Continue reading