Latest Student Video Completed
Brooklyn completed a student video production of Birdys - Skinny Love. The video was recorded and produced at Absolute Music Academy's Geneva IL location. The completion of the video was a stepping stone in developing Brooklyn's career as a performing artist. She hopes to continue her music studies and eventually begin a professional career as a singer and songwriter.
Students that are interested in creating their own music video's or professional recordings should contact Absolute Music Academy to schedule a consultation. Students from all schools are welcome to sign-up. You will receive optional music training and accompanist / band performances by highly experienced professional musicians and music teachers.
Starting Music Young Boosts Cognitive Development
Nature Reviews Neuroscience July 2010 / Northwestern university
(NaturalNews) Northwestern University scientists have pulled together a review of research into what music -- specifically, learning to play music -- does to humans. The result shows music training does far more than allow us to entertain ourselves and others by playing an instrument or singing. Instead, it actually changes our brains.
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Did You Know? Students Who Learn Music Learn Math Better!
Neurological Research, March 15, 1999
Students who were exposed to the music-based lessons scored a full 100 percent higher on fractions tests than those who learned in the conventional manner. Second-grade and third-grade students were taught fractions in an nontraditional manner ‹ by teaching them basic music rhythm notation. The group was taught about the relationships between eighth, quarter, half and whole notes. Their peers received traditional fraction instruction.