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Is Music the Key to Success? – NYTimes.com

Is Music the Key to Success? – NYTimes.com. Is Music the Key to Success? By JOANNE LIPMAN Published: October 12, 2013 CONDOLEEZZA RICE trained to be a concert pianist. Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve, was a professional … Continue reading

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Everything I need to know, I learned in music class

My View: Everything I need to know, I learned in music class By Andrew Schwartz, Special to CNN Editor’s note: Tuba player Andrew Schwartz holds a bachelor’s of music from the University of Hartford. He did graduate work at The … Continue reading

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Alpha Transit at Milwaukee Ale House 7-10pm, 8/23

  Alpha Transit: Alpha Transit takes the usual elements of rock, jazz, blues, and funk and the not so usual elements of electronic music and puts them in the blender with a double shot of improvisation. 7-10pm no cover, all … Continue reading

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Musicians’ Brains Might Have an Edge on Aging

Musicians’ Brains Might Have an Edge on Aging Study found seniors with musical training outperformed others on thinking, memory tests August 2, 2012 By Barbara Bronson Gray HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 2 (HealthDay News) — It’s been said that music … Continue reading

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A creative life is a healthy life

By Amanda Enayati, Special to CNN (CNN) — There are many conversations taking place right now about creativity — how our future depends on it, how our kids are losing it, how most schools are killing it, and how parents … Continue reading

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Music: It’s in your head, changing your brain.

Music: It’s in your head, changing your brain By Elizabeth Landau, CNN updated 10:40 PM EDT, Sat May 26, 2012 Bassist Victor Wooten says you don’t need to start with the rules of music in order to play an instrument. … Continue reading

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How Many Hours a Day Should You Practice?

How Many Hours a Day Should You Practice? by Dr. Noa Kageyama · 2 hours? 4 hours? 8 hours? 12 hours? How much is enough? Is there such a thing as practicing too much? Is there an optimal number of … Continue reading

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Milwaukee Ale House 3/8, 7-10pm

Group Therapy Band: Group Therapy blends elements of R&B, funk, reggae, and guitar-heavy rock with the raw power of the blues. 7-10pm no cover, all ages welcome! Roy Edwards – Vocals and Drums Kirk Tatnall – Guitar Douglas Overstreet – … Continue reading

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Alpha Transit Live 5/4 @ InterContinental Milwaukee

FRIDAY, May 4th, 2011 8:30 – 10pm :: ALPHA TRANSIT Please join us for this special hour and a half concert!     Alpha Transit is an all-original instrumental jam band that combines the usual elements of rock, jazz, and blues with the … Continue reading

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