|Found at wallpaperscraft.com|
As our schools fight over budgets and programs, here's why music may be a mistake to cut...OR conversely, here's why as teachers, educators and parents we need
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. ~Plato
Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons. You will find it is to the sour what a water bath is to the body. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music. ~Gustav Mahler
Music is the universal language of mankind. ~Henry Wadworth Longfellow, Outre-Mer
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. ~Jimi Hendrix
All music is folk music. I ain't never heard a horse sing a song. ~Louis Armstrong
The infographic below shows us the areas of the brain that process and are affected by music:
|Found at: http://www.fastcompany.com/3022942/work-smart/the-surprising-science-behind-what-music-does-to-our-brains|
Finally, some fun facts about music:
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IF you're at New York Comic Convention 2014, please come to my panel on Thursday:
"SUPER GIRLS: USING COMICS TO ENGAGE FEMALE STUDENTS IN THE HIGH SCHOOL CLASSROOM" Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 3:00-3:45 PM in room 1B03
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