Ear for music: myths and reality
Musical hearing is a set of abilities necessary for composing, performing, and actively perceiving music. Musical hearing implies a high degree of subtlety of perception of individual musical elements or…

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The effect of music on the brain
Scientists at American northwestern University, led by neurologist Nina Kraus, conducted an interesting experiment that proves the direct effect of music on the brain. While reading this article, I suggest…

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Magic vibrations
What is the secret of the healing effect of music on a person? There are different points of view on this issue. Some scientists, mostly psychotherapists, believe that the healing…

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Precepts of a novice drummer

So, do you want to play as Steven Adler from Guns N ‘ Roses or Vinny Appisi from Black Sabbath? Well, that’s a great goal! But be prepared to be patient. The process of learning the drums is a long way, and it may even seem too difficult for some. To pass it as quickly as possible and achieve the desired result in the end, it is most effective to rely on the experience of those who followed this path before you.

We have collected tips for novice drummers that will help you avoid the most common mistakes and keep you motivated until the end. Continue reading

10 problems that only pianists will understand. In gifs

It doesn’t matter if you started learning the instrument recently, or if you have been playing the piano for several years. You will definitely be close to these problems.

1. No one to turn the page

Some pianists wouldn’t mind having a third hand that turns pages during performances and rehearsals. Seriously, technology has already gone so far, and the solution to this problem has not yet been invented. The only way out is the forScore app, which can be installed on your tablet or phone. Continue reading

Sound and memory

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

The sounds that feed the brain with energy (p1)
"Some sounds are just as effective as a couple of cups of coffee," says Alfred Tomatis, an outstanding French expert in the field of hearing research. This means that we…

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Types of singing voices
Many novice vocalists are often interested in the question of what their voice is and what it is called. Today we will try to understand this important and relevant topic…

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Music that heals the soul and heals the body
As you know, music can have a healing effect on a person. Well-chosen melodies are able to get rid of depression, set up a positive mood, arrange for purchases, and…

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10 problems that only pianists will understand. In gifs
It doesn't matter if you started learning the instrument recently, or if you have been playing the piano for several years. You will definitely be close to these problems. 1.…

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