Science of Music


Listening to music is really good for you: it uses every single part of your brain. Scientists have discovered that playing a musical instrument can even improve our vocabulary and reasoning skills. In this issue of AQUILA, children can read about the first known instrument – a 45,000 year-old flute crafted from a vulture’s wing-bone, have fun making a glass orchestra and find out why the first performance of Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring nearly caused a riot! PLUS: meet a Sea Shanty expert and investigate the mechanics of birdsong. EU Orders Please Read

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