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By Peter Perret Maya Angelou Janet Fox | Comments: ( 597 ) | Date: ( Sep 22, 2019 )

A Well Tempered Mind investigates the intriguing connection between music education and brain development in children Peter Perret and Janet Fox use the details of an innovative music education program for elementary school students to explore this fascinating relationship A Well Tempered Mind describes how the students of Bolton Elementary in Winston Salem, North CaroliA Well Tempered Mind investigates the intriguing connection between music education and brain development in children Peter Perret and Janet Fox use the details of an innovative music education program for elementary school students to explore this fascinating relationship A Well Tempered Mind describes how the students of Bolton Elementary in Winston Salem, North Carolina, and a local quintet worked together and then explains the ongoing research that focuses on how music engages the brain s cognitive capabilities, from memory and language to emotional processing Music, A Well Tempered Mind reveals, is a universal language that expands young minds in essential ways The authors put flesh on the feeling shared by all music teachers that the experience of music enhances thought and learning in unexpected directions, well beyond the simple act of enjoying the sound It s exciting and necessary reading for all who are battling to ensure the place of music in the school curriculum Times Educational Supplement


  • Title: A Well-Tempered Mind: Using Music to Help Children Listen and Learn
  • Author: Peter Perret Maya Angelou Janet Fox
  • ISBN: 9781932594089
  • Page: 137
  • Format: Paperback

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Comments A Well-Tempered Mind: Using Music to Help Children Listen and Learn

  • Judy

    Music belongs in every classroom. This book proves that statement with statistics and reasons for including some form of music in yours.


  • Heather

    This is a very well written account of one grade school's experience with bringing a woodwind quintet into the classrooms once a week for a year. At the end of the year the school had doubled the numbers of kids reading and doing math at grade level. Many other changes were made at the school that year including a new principal so it is hard to say how much of the gains could be attributed to the lessons with the quintet but the participants, including the teachers and new administration, felt s [...]


  • Ryan

    This is a well written account of one of the Winston-Salem Symphony's educational outreach programs. They brought a wind quintet into elementary and middle school classes and found that students' reading scores improved. The authors cite current research on neurological development during childhood development, music making, and the process of learning to read. The authors also offer tips for teachers (music and non-music) and parents as to how they can use musical concepts to teach children to [...]


  • Hannah

    calling all dorks. this is the stuff i read about!


  • Jessica

    Once you read this book you will want all schools to incorporate music as much as possible. While some of the research is anecdotal, and there is much more research to be done in the field of music cognition, there is no doubt that more music in schools makes for a better learning environment, regardless of whether or not we have figured out exactly why that is.


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