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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000399.txt from 2000/04

From: David Blumberg <>
Subj: Re: [kl] Music Education = Academic Achievement (was Student
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 2000 08:01:01 -0400

"BHunter" <>
Subject: Re: [kl] Music Education = Academic Achievement (was Student
Message-ID: <00a201bfa2ba$b211f000$f15dd3cf=bhunter>
>Numerous studies have shown increased academic
>performance by music students. An example:
MENC has a vested interest, not my idea of really impartial collectors =
of data.
Numerous studies have shown that numerous studies show exactly what the =
funding organization want them to.
What we need is a study from the NCAA, for instance, showing that music =
students have increased academic performance relative to athletes. I =
might believe _that_ one.
Bruce Hunter


How bout just the Brain scan that shows that Music uses a very large
portion of the brain to control a high number of small muscles. Opposite
for Sports - small portion of Brain to control very large muscles. (DENNIS

I got that from a Lecture at a ClarFest (Richmond) by Dr. Frank R. Wilson.

David Blumberg

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