2021 Summer Master Classes and Introductory Classes at Michigan Conservatory

Introduction to Violin: (in person and virtual options open) Wednesday June 16 12pm-1pm. Have you or your child ever wanted to learn to play the violin? Now is your chance to try it out! Bring your violin, or borrow ours and learn the very basics of holding the bow, holding the violin and playing the … Continue reading 2021 Summer Master Classes and Introductory Classes at Michigan Conservatory

Music On the Brain

https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-playing-an-instrument-benefits-your-brain-anita-collins Let’s Begin… When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout. What’s going on? Anita Collins explains the fireworks that go off in musicians’ brains when they play, and examines some of the … Continue reading Music On the Brain