Benefits of Listening to Classical Music
Remember when your parents told you that listening to classical music could help your study habits and boost your grades? Turns out there was a lot of truth to their statement, as numerous studies have shown that there really are benefits of listening to classical music.
See below for some awesome ways Classical Music an help improve your daily life!
DECREASES BLOOD PRESSURE
According to a 2004 Oxford University Study, can help reduce one's blood pressure.
In the study, research participants listened to different genres of music, including rap, pop, techno, and classical.
Classical music was effective at lowering participant’s blood pressure, while rap, pop, and techno actually raised the participants blood pressure!
Prenatal stress? Listen to Beethoven! According to a study led by Professor Chung-Hey Chen, at Kaohsiung Medical University in Taiwan, listening to classical music during pregnancy, can reduce expecting mothers' stress levels.
Studying for finals? Listening to classical music while studying has been proven to help boost students' performance. University research in France, published in Learning and Individual Differences, found that students who listened to a one-hour lecture where classical music was played in the background scored significantly higher in a quiz on the lecture when compared to a similar group of students who heard the lecture with no music.
Want to snap out of your cranky mood? Listening to classical music can help dopamine secretion, which activates the brain’s reward and pleasure center. That's music to our ears!
Have a big exam coming up or want to relax on your stressful morning commute? Give classical music a try! Our favorite way to listen is on our Active Noise Cancellation headphones. Block out unnecessary outside noise, and enjoy the music of Mozart!