Links between musical preferences and personality seem to be universal.

Is your musical taste a good predictor of your personality traits? It does seem to be the case, although the researchers remain cautious. Research involving more than 350,000 participants from over 50 countries and 6 continents has found that links between musical preferences and personality are universal. But there is more. The findings suggest that… Read More Links between musical preferences and personality seem to be universal.

Interesting patterns of brain activity emerge during musical analysis exercises

What better way to start this new year – Happy New Year, btw – than with music? Or better: research about music! Researchers found that students trained to play music from a young age exhibited certain kinds of brain activity more strongly than other students. This is not unreasonable to expect, as well, they use… Read More Interesting patterns of brain activity emerge during musical analysis exercises