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Director of Research Dr. Sean Hutchins shares the results of his latest research, which demonstrates a link between early childhood music education and the development of language skills.
Infant-directed speech helps them learn language and us to communicate with them.
Dr. Sean Hutchins highlights key presentations from the 2017 Neurosciences & Music Conference in Boston, MA.
Making and listening to music together is commonly seen as linked to higher levels of trust, affiliation, coordination, and cooperation.
"Marilyn Thomson was an extraordinary ambassador for the importance of the work of the RCM in developing the creativity of young people nationwide
Top neuroscientists gathered at The RCM to discuss their work on early childhood music education. Our own neuroscientist Dr. Sean Hutchins recaps the event.
Our reader asks, why does it seem harder to learn a new instrument at an older age? The answer might be 'proactive interference.'