Are you more of a classical musician? Jazz musician? A little bit of both?
This article briefly outlines the
differences between playing classical music and playing jazz and how it affects
the brain’s activity. It explains that jazz pianists have more flexibility with
unexpected chords, whereas classical musicians adapt better to abnormal
fingering (in their study, they study the brains of pianists) or choice of
There are clear advantages to
learning both types of musical styles, so if there’s a style you’re unfamiliar
with, try to dabble in a few others to expand your musical horizons!
Check out the article here