Musical training is more potent than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of soul, on which they mightily fasten, imparting grace, and making the soul of him who is rightly educated, graceful. —Plato, The Republic III
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April 2015
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Student Portfolio
Studying music is often reserved for the naturally talented. Yet, the relationship between music training and intelligence is a long standing mystery. An experience, like learning an instrument, can yield immeasureable results on even the most non-musical minds. This infographic does not seek to demonstrate that experience through statistics, but rather a subdivision of skills that look beyond typical analytics.