Friday, May 30, 2014

How The Brain Processes Music



Studying how the brain processes music allows researchers to better understand how the human brain evolved, and how different parts of the brain communicate with each other, according to cognitive neuroscientist and former record producer Daniel Levitin.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

When Ellen Met Elias, a 7-Year-Old Piano Prodigy



Elias is a 7-year-old piano prodigy, but what he brought when he met Ellen was a lot more than just musical skill.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Monday, May 12, 2014

Health Benefits of Singing | Health Tips



In this Health Tips video, lower your blood pressure and improve your mental well-being. Kurt Johnsen shares how the expression of singing can change the way you feel.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Music Lessons Benefit The Brain



Linda Ciampa reports on new research that shows a few years of music lessons as a child, benefit the brain for decades.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

2014 Benicia Art Walk - Vintage Home & Garden Tour This Saturday


Vintage Home & Garden Tour
Celebrating Mother’s Day


Saturday, May 10th
3:00pm - 7:00pm

Event Promises Art, Entertainment, and an Exploration of Steampunk

The Benicia Second Saturdays Art Walk kicks off the 2014 season at 21 downtown venues that include businesses, galleries, and public art.

Boasting one of the most active arts communities in the Bay Area, Benicia is home to over 200 artists, including painters, sculptors, stained and blown glass artists, printmakers and bookbinders, textile and ceramic artists, jewelers and multi-media artists.

Benicia Art Walk presents the opportunity to experience art in Benicia, and for visitors to enjoy the dining, shopping, music, and history that Benicia has become known for.

The Art Walk takes place in Benicia's historic downtown First Street area, from Military East to the scenic waterfront along the Carquinez Strait. Spend the day strolling our downtown, take in some of our exciting art offerings, and take advantage of the opportunity to shop and dine, too.

To download the brochure, please click HERE