Discusses the use of music as a means of sharpening one’s creativity. (Restak, Richard, MD. Mozart’s Brain and the Fighter Pilot. NY: Harmony Books, 2001, pp 179-182)

Playing a musical instrument exercises coordination between eye and hand. It stimulates both the creative and logical parts of the brain and requires them to interact. (Bricklin, Mark, et al. Positive Living and Health. PA: Rodale Press, 1990, p 402)