ERIC Number: EJ670484
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
The Effects of Background Music on Primary School Pupils' Task Performance.
Hallam, Susan; Price, John; Katsarou, Georgia
Educational Studies, v28 n2 p111-22 Jun 2002
Presents two studies that explored the effects of music perceived as calming and relaxing on arithmetic and memory performance tasks of 10- to 12-year-old children. Reports that the calming music led to better performance on both tasks when compared with the non-music condition. Includes references. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Educational Studies is a refereed journal.