Soft, Medium, Loud for Speech and Music- Part 1… for speech

This is part 1 of a four-part series that touches on some of the problems associated with selecting the programming features for a “music program”.   This part talks about the features of speech and how these may differ from those of music.  Parts 2, 3, and 4 will talk about the various characteristics of reeded…

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Some aspects of how music and language may interact

The past decade has seen a number of studies (actually over 150 that I could find) that attest to a co-operation (or at least an interaction) between musical ability and the development of language.  Some of these studies are well researched such as how early musical training can facilitate language and language development, while other…

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