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Stress In The Orchestra: Mood Plays A Part…

A fascinating article has appeared in science daily, on an experiment conducted in Vienna to measure stress levels within orchestras. Samples were taken from musicians at rest, in rehearsal and in performance. The results are quite surprising to me. Read … Continue reading

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Music Is Good For Your Health… It’s Official!!!

The following is from MEDICAL NEWS TODAY: Music Benefits Both Mental And Physical Health Editor’s Choice Main Category: Neurology / Neuroscience Also Included In: Anxiety / Stress;  Immune System / Vaccines Article Date: 29 Mar 2013 – 1:00 PDT Playing and listening to … Continue reading

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The Search For Perfection Can Take It’s Toll On A Musician

4 October, 2013 11:55AM AEST The pressure to be perfect for life as an orchestral musician By Justin Huntsdale A Wollongong music teacher says a study that found life as an orchestral musician can breed anxiety, depression and pain is not … Continue reading

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