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Young musicians versus young nonmusicians

Several studies have investigated whether musicians are more intelligent than non-musicians, in particular when they are both young.

Several studies have investigated whether musicians are more intelligent than non-musicians, in particular when they are both young.

The results of these studies seem to suggest that young musicians are smarter than young non-musicians. Watch the video to find out more!

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Music and Intelligence: Can Music Make You Smarter?

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