Clinical research demonstrates that music can improve respiration, lower blood pressure, reduce heart rate, relax muscle tension, decrease pain by increasing levels of endorphins, increase immunologic function and reduce stress and anxiety.
Adventus music education solutions enable hospitals to provide comprehensive music learning opportunities to patients - young and old. Set-up is simple, mobile and inexpensive. Hospitals can utilize existing computer facilities or acquire mobile "music carts" that may be wheeled from room to room.
Reading music requires the student to look at music notation (an abstract symbol set) and decode it. Playing music requires that decoded information to be used to guide ten fingers on the piano keyboard. The brain is operating challenging receptive and productive processes simultaneously, which is good exercise for the cerebral cortex, and it soon causes permanent changes in this important area of the brain. [Read more on brain/music research]