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The Benefits of Music Education

I came across these figures while doing some web research and thought this data worth sharing.

When it comes to SAT Scores,
Musicians score:
-  38 Points higher in Verbal
-  21 Points higher in Math

I believe that the SAT test has been allowed to become a far too dominant force in our culture. To quantify an individual's intelligence via the results of a single written exam is a limited scope, to say the least. Nonetheless, intelligence, in its many shapes, is an asset worthy of pursuit. It is certainly notable how music scholarship does enhance a person's intellect.

Jesse

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June 1st Recital -- Details & Directions

The student recital will be held Saturday, June 1st in the CSUEB Music Building in room 1055.
For a CSUEB campus map, follow this link (the Music Building is the donut-shaped building on the left of the map, abbreviated as "MB").
**Weekend parking at CSUEB is free
There will be 2 groups of performers: - Group 1 starts at 2:30pm - Group 2 starts at 4:00pm
Each student will know ahead of time which group they are a part of.
Performers:  - please arrive 20-30 minutes early  - dress code: nice casual; no jeans, t-shirts, or tennis shoes
 - performers with long hair: plan to wear your hair up or pulled back
For a Google Map of the CSUEB Hayward Hills Campus, follow this link For detailed driving directions to CSUEB from anywhere in the bay area, follow this link
No tickets required for this event -- all are welcome.
Still have questions? Email me at jessemicek@yahoo.com