DMA Brings the Music to Seniors

DMA Brings the Music to Seniors

I’m pleased to introduce a new program I’ve wanted to do for a while. It’s a type of music therapy well suited for senior care facilities. Utilizing the talents of our percussion teacher, Dallas Music Academy now offers the perfect activity for an...

Does Music Improve Our Audition

Loud music in a restaurant could interfere with any communication process between customers. But not all people find it equally difficult to understand any given speech in noisy environments. Studies have proven that musicians are specially trained to better...

Can Music Help Us to Build Our Personality?

One of the ways people “assess” other people is using the musical taste as a tool. In fact, we often judge people basing our opinions on what we think about the music they hear. We assume that personality shares characteristics with the music we like but, Can this...
Does Music Actually Make You Smarter?

Does Music Actually Make You Smarter?

Music and intelligence are two concepts usually understood as related things. But it is not sure if it is listening to music what makes people more intelligent, or if it is playing an instrument or making music what affects intelligence. The answer lies, as always,...

Your Musical Brain

Music is more than an acoustic signal. It is more than vibration transmitted through the air. It activates large areas of the brain that evoke associations and emotions. Furthermore, it is possibly rooted in a kind of pre-verbal communication, which use is hugely...

La musica y su poder de impacto social

Hoy en día es fácil encontrar numerosos estudios y publicaciones que describen el poder de la música para cambiar la vida de los individuos. Es bastante común encontrar estudios que expliquen como la música ayuda al individuo a superar sus propios límites, ayudándole...