Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Executive Functioning in Musicians

A recent peer reviewed study published this month supports the pedagogical value of instrumental music in support of cognitive development. The paper entitled, "Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Executive Functioning in Musicians and Non-Musicians" can be accessed here: http://www.plosone.org/article/fetchObject.action?uri=info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0099868&representation=PDF For an overview refer to the article http://www.psmag.com/navigation/books-and-culture/new-evidence-brain-benefits-music-training-83761/

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