It was pleasant to come across this news this morning from Live Science, and just from my life experience, I believe it to be true. Music is a dynamic force in our lives. Read this complete article about the influence of music on our intelligence.
“Experience with music appears to help with many other things in life, potentially transferring to activities like reading or picking up nuances in tones of voices or hearing sounds in a noisy classroom better,” researcher Nina Kraus, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University, told LiveScience.
These new findings highlight the importance of music classes, she said.
“Music classes are often among the first to be cut when school budgets get tight,” Kraus said. “That’s a mistake.”