Biographical predictors of music-related motor skills in children pianists

  title={Biographical predictors of music-related motor skills in children pianists},
  author={Hans-Christian Jabusch and Raymond M Yong and Eckart Altenm{\"u}ller},
This study aimed to identify biographical predictors of children pianists’ motor skills in a relevant musical context. Motor skills at the piano were assessed in 30 piano-playing children by testing temporal evenness in standardized scale playing which is a basic element of piano technique. Questionnaires were used to collect detailed information regarding the practice habits and other biographical factors. Associations between performance values and variables from the questionnaire were… CONTINUE READING

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