These are the surprising benefits of music training on our brains

A cello player prays as she attends an audience in the Paul VI hall at the Vatican March 13, 2004. The Pope on the eve of becoming history's third-longest serving Pontiff, urged young Europeans to protect the continent's "Christian heritage" as the European Union enlarges.

A Californian study has presented initial results on the impact of music training on children's brains. Image: REUTERS/Alessia Pierdomenico

Assal Habibi
Senior Research Associate, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
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