In the movie Begin Again, Dan (Mark Ruffalo) says that you can tell a lot about a person by what’s on their playlist. But is that actually true? Do our personalities dictate our music preferences? The Link Between Music and Personalities A study conducted by the Heriot-Watt university linked certain musical genres to certain personality traits: What Does the Research Say? According to research conducted by psychologists Sam Gosling and… Read More »How Your Personality Type Affects Music Preferences
The world is populated by both extroverts and introverts, and the differences between these two types of people helps make society more diverse. I’m sure we all know someone who’s a strong extrovert or introvert. However, you might not realize these orientations also extend to musicians and the way they interact with music. Let’s go over some of the traits that introvert musicians and extrovert musicians possess to help you… Read More »Introvert Musicians vs. Extrovert Musicians – Which Type Are You?
If you are a musician, you know that practice makes perfect. The more you play your instrument, the better you will become at it. But did you know that teaching music can actually make you a better musician? Not only that, but the demand for music teachers is quite high. According to a study, there are almost 122,550 music teachers in the U.S and the number is expected to grow… Read More »How Teaching Music Can Make You a Better Musician