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...
El Poder de la Musica y las Emociones

El Poder de la Musica y las Emociones

“Dallas Music Academy” tiene como institución musical educativa, una gran Misión. Esa Misión es una fusión entre lo físico, emocional y spiritual. ¿Qué significa? No es simplemente una Academia donde nuestros alumnos aprenden técnicas teóricas y prácticas para leer...
How to Get Your Child (or You) to Practice.

How to Get Your Child (or You) to Practice.

If you present children with a wonderful “healthy” lunch full of veggies, beans, rice and you tell them that this is a very delicious and nutritious lunch, what will they say? Most children will probably reject it and ask for French fries or some other...

Music Lessons for Pre-K Children

For children ages 3, 4 and 5 who are interested in starting piano lessons, it is important to have an assessment session with a teacher who specializes in early childhood lessons. Teaching a musical instruments to a child 3 to 5 years of age requires a highly skilled...

Music – It’s All in Your Head

This video will show you what kind of brain fireworks go on in your brain when making music. Even though listening to music is good for the brain, actually making music with your own hands activates every region of your brain and keeps it active for years to come. It...