November 2017 Posts

Music Teaches Teens Self Discipline

Teens feel that playing music teaches self discipline.

~ Shehan Campbell, Patricia. Adolescents’ Expressed Meanings of Music In and Out of School

David Heeringa – Staff Spotlight

Today’s staff spotlight is with David Heeringa. David is the Senior Warehouse Associate on our warehouse team and is coming up on his 10-year anniversary! Take a few minutes to learn a little more about David by watching the video below.

 

Music Helps Students Manage Tasks

Two-thirds (66%) of Americans say that music education prepares someone to manage the tasks of their job more successfully.

~ The Harris Poll®, July 2014

Instrument Training Helps Students Stay Focused

Studies have shown that assiduous instrument training from an early age can help the brain to process sounds better, making it easier to stay focused when absorbing other subjects, from literature to tensor calculus.

~ Hearing the music, honing the mind. (2010). Scientific American, 303(5), 16

Grand Opening Event Series at Paige’s Music – 2 upcoming clinics!

We have two clinics with exciting, dynamic jazz artists coming up in the next couple weeks here at Paige’s, and we’d love to have you join us!

Bobby Shew Trumpet Clinic – Tuesday, November 28, 2017 – FREE!

Legendary jazz and studio musican Bobby Shew will be performing and holding a clinic on the Paige’s Music brand new sales floor on November 28th at 7pm. A Yamaha trumpet artist, Shew has been performing professionally since the age of thirteen. A versatile artist, Shew has performed and recorded both as a sideman and a leader in his long and storied career, notably with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Woody Herman’s band, Art Pepper, Horace Silver, Bill Hollman, Oliver Nelson, Benny Goodman, Maynard Ferguson, Neal Hefti, Don Menza, and others.