We now have a much clearer understanding of the effects of listening to music at work.
Researchers from Germany and Switzerland have teamed up to investigate the effects of music on the brains of elderly people. DW talked to the research leader about the challenges and possible outcomes of the study.
Cognitive skills developed from music lessons appear to transfer to unrelated subjects, leading to improved academic performance
Do you and your siblings, cousins or friends who are a few years younger or older than you love the same songs? What about your parents or other adults: do you share the same favorite musical artists?
New research finds we can often identify a song’s intended purpose, even when it’s a product of a distant culture.
How your brain responds to music listening can reveal whether you have received musical training, according to new Nordic research conducted in Finland (University of Jyväskylä and AMI Center) and Denmark (Aarhus University).