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Academic Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, 2020, 3(10); doi: 10.25236/AJHSS.2020.031010.

Research on the Characteristics and Functions of Brain Activity in Musical Performance


Yina Liu

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Yina Liu

Changzhou Institute of Technology


Music has a long history, and its production and development are closely related to human brain activity. Music performance is an advanced cognitive activity to express music art, and it is also an important model to study brain music interaction and brain plasticity. In recent years, it has received widespread attention from musicians, psychologists, and neuroscientists. In order to explore the effect of brain activity in musical performance, this paper conducted a questionnaire survey among volunteers of different ages through a simple coping style questionnaire, and drew the conclusion that musical performance significantly improved brain activity ability. From the test results, college students' emotional and motor coordination abilities have been significantly improved, but the improvement of communication skills and cognitive ability is not as good as the improvement of emotional response and motor coordination abilities, which have been increased by 12% and 15% respectively.


Musical Performance, Brain Activity, MRI Technology, Questionnaire Survey

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Yina Liu. Research on the Characteristics and Functions of Brain Activity in Musical Performance. Academic Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences (2020) Vol. 3, Issue 10: 71-79. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJHSS.2020.031010.


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