Research in Brief
- Musical training may enhance executive function. Researchers have discovered more activation of parts of the prefrontal cortex associated with executive functioning in adults who are professional musicians, and in children who took regular private music lessons, than in adults and children who did not have musical training.
Check out the 6-minute BBB educational video and the 2-minute video describing the work of the BBB initiative. These videos are funded in part by the Governor's Office for Children and Families.
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