musical training

Individual differences in musical training and Executive Functions: A latent variable approach

Learning and performing music draw on a host of cognitive abilities, and previous research has postulated that musicians might have advantages in related cognitive processes. One such aspect of cognition that may be related to musical training is …

Musical training: Contributions to Executive Function

This is a preprint of a chapter on musical training and executive function to appear in "An Integrative Approach to Cognitive and Working Memory Training: Perspectives from Psychology, Neuroscience, and Human Development" edited by M. Bunting, J. …

Making psycholinguistics musical: Self-paced reading time evidence for shared processing of linguistic and musical syntax 

Linguistic processing, especially syntactic processing, is often considered a hallmark of human cognition; thus, the domain specificity or domain generality of syntactic processing has attracted considerable debate. The present experiments address …