August 2020 Newsletter

Hello everyone!  Welcome to our Newsletter for August 2020. Here’s an update on our current status: We are thrilled and excited to announce that our school is ready for September with classes beginning Tuesday, September 8th! All classrooms are upgraded with cameras, mixers, microphones and computers to support both in-person or online classes. While waiting for […]

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Niagara School of Music News

Science Says Piano Players’ Brains Are Very Different From Everybody Else’s By Daniel Owen van Dommelen The piano is a beautiful instrument. Its players often come across as mysterious; these people who have spent hundreds of hours practicing scales and repeating phrases over and over again to reach sheer aural perfection. To an audience member it […]

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The Neuroscience of Singing

 By Cassandra Sheppard on Sunday December 11th, 2016 Singing Together Brings Heartbeats Into Harmony The neuroscience of singing shows that when we sing our neurotransmitters connect in new and different ways. It fires up the right temporal lobe of our brain, releasing endorphins that make us smarter, healthier, happier and more creative. When we sing […]

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