Daniel Levitin is an award-winning scientist, musician, author and record producer.

He is the author of three consecutive #1 bestselling books: This Is Your Brain on Music, The World in Six Songs and The Organized Mind. He is also the James McGill Professor of Psychology and Behavioural Neuroscience at McGill University in Montreal, where he runs the Laboratory for Music Cognition, Perception and Expertise.

Feb 11, 2015 - Ft Lauderdale, FL


Proof that the pen is mightier than the keyboard

“Writing things down requires more concentration and deeper processing than typing,” Mr Levitin tells me. When you type, although your fingers move on the keyboard, your hand stays in more or less in the same place. With handwriting, however, your hand moves across the page and adds spatial skills and memory to the equation. (Source: Financial Times)

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