‘Don’t Stop the Music’ an Australian TV series looks at the value of music education with Dr Anita Collins, and follows the progress of Guy Sebastian and James Morrison as they mentor disadvantaged children in Perth, Australia.
VIDEO: Dr Nina Kraus explains the importance of music on the brain and learning
Dr Nina Kraus explains the vital role of music in learning at this ARTSpeaks event in Illinois in 2017.
Music & the Young Brain: Dr Beatriz Ilari at TEDxYouth@Caltech
Dr Beatriz Ilari, assistant professor of music education at the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music, explains how music affects the brain development of children.
Music and the brain
Dr Nina Kraus speaks with Charles Limb on music and the brain at the San Diego Symphony.
Strengthening music education in Utah schools
In 2009, the Legacy Music Alliance wanted to help Utah state music educators by providing them with great resources.
Videos from the US to help parents and grandparents advocate for music education
A way for USA parents and grandparents to advocate for music education.
The importance of music education for schools – video from Children’s Music Workshop, LA
This 4m video by the Children’s Music Workshop in Los Angeles, California, presents a powerful argument for the inclusion of music in the school curriculum of children and young people.
What making music does to your brain
Music is the most complicated sound the brain can process. But why did our brains evolve such advanced tools to create and enjoy it?
How music helps your child’s brain grow
An interview on Kinderling Radio in Australia with Anita Collins, professor in neuroscience and child education at the University of Canberra, about how music can help your child’s brain grow from the very beginning.
Richard Gill on the value of music education
Music educator Richard Gill argues the case for igniting the imagination through music and for making our own music. In this talk, he leads the TEDxSydney audience through some surprising illustrations of the relationship between music and our imagination.
Reaching young people in challenging circumstances
A series of videos from Musinc, which works with young people in challenging circumstances in Teeside.
Dr Nina Kraus interviewed about the effects of music on the brain
Dr. Nina Kraus discusses ongoing work at the Auditory Neuroscience Lab examining the benefits of music making on the brain. See also the following pages