Tag Archives: music therapy

Why You Should Enroll Your Kids In Piano Lessons – Proven Science

With 88 keys and hundreds of internal strings, a standard piano produces a slew of unique sounds and tones. And mastering that complex system doesn’t only result in beautiful music — a new study says it can also help kids build up their language skills.

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This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Music

  Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music — it helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin; they found that […]


How Drumming Helps Special Needs Children

This article outlines various type of drum-based experiences: Drum Play, Traditional Drumming, Guided Interactive Drumming, Drum Circle, Musical Improvisation, Clinical Improvisation, and Technique-Oriented Play.

Vet-Traxx Project Provides Offers Recording for Veterans

Located in the Sacramento area (Galt, Lodi, Stockton, Elk Grove), Vet-Traxx Project Inc is dedicated to helping disabled veterans use music as an emotional outlet by providing them with a safe and professional recording environment


Drumming from the Heart – Healing

This morning I searched for articles about drumming from the heart and emotional healing through drumming. I’m presently working through healing old wounds of shame which have gripped my heart and stilted my functioning in the world for many years. I’m grateful I have the opportunity to dive in and do my best to face […]

The Neuroscience of Drumming: Researchers Discover the Secrets of Drumming & The Human Brain

Neuroscientist David Eagleman, a renaissance researcher The New Yorker calls “a man obsessed with time,” found this out in an experiment he conducted with various professional drummers at Brian Eno’s studio. It was Eno who theorized that drummers have a unique mental makeup, and it turns out “Eno was right: drummers do have different brains […]