Music As Cognition Report Released at http://swopnet.com/cogsci
February 27, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Education NewsRespected author Ethan A. Bayer reports on research into cognition of music by children ages 5 through 11. This research finds that music is not mentally comprehended in terms of notes, chords and scales. The report compares musically-trained children with untrained controls, and suggests methods of training that may provide better outcomes than those presently employed.
The full report can be found at http://swopnet.com/cogsci