Sketch from this morning.

Sketch from this morning.

Good morning! Here’s a sketch of Dudamel being his awesome self. How does his hair do that?

Good morning! Here’s a sketch of Dudamel being his awesome self. How does his hair do that?

Today’s comic - the everyday struggles of musicians. Read more here, http://oddquartet.com/2014/09/11/the-struggle/

Today’s comic - the everyday struggles of musicians. Read more here, http://oddquartet.com/2014/09/11/the-struggle/

npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music
Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

npr:

Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music, it also helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin. They found that playing music also helped kids’ brains process language.

This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain On Music

Photo credit: Annie Tritt for NPR

happiwithaneye:

j-wells:

All about that bass.


No treble.

happiwithaneye, that is an awesome quilled treble clef. I wish I had the patience for quilling.

happiwithaneye:

j-wells:

All about that bass.

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No treble.

happiwithaneye, that is an awesome quilled treble clef. I wish I had the patience for quilling.

life-is-full-of-music:

"How to Music School"

So much truth in this video.

All about that bass.

All about that bass.

Saw this Hemingway-esque character at the coffee shop. Half expected him to start telling fishing stories. #sketch

Saw this Hemingway-esque character at the coffee shop. Half expected him to start telling fishing stories. #sketch

A sketch inspired by Keiko Abe’s “Frogs”. I really like doing these, but maybe I need to branch out from marimba lit. Any suggestions for future sketches?

A sketch inspired by Keiko Abe’s “Frogs”. I really like doing these, but maybe I need to branch out from marimba lit. Any suggestions for future sketches?

Yellow after the rain.

Yellow after the rain.