Music activates a combination of emotional and motivational, motor, attention, and memory-related brain regions. (Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2015 Mar;1337(1):212-22.)Read More
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Music and emotions: from enchantment to entrainment.
Familiarity with music increases walking speed in rhythmic auditory cuing.
In gait rehabilitation (e.g. after a stroke), when patients listened to familiar music during rehab, the result was a elicited faster stride velocity and less variable strides. (Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2015 Mar;1337(1):53-61)Read More
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Music performance anxiety in young musicians: comparison of playing classical or popular music.
Performance anxiety was high for classical musicians between 7 and 16 yrs, which decreased with experience. Performance anxiety increased with age in popular music musicians, regardless of number of performances. (Med Probl Perform Art. 2015 Mar;30(1):30-7.)Read More
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