5 Study Music Genres to Help You Learn Better

By Malavikka

Did you know that music could influence your brain to a great extend and help boost your performance in studies? And this is not a myth but science because sound waves have the power to modify your mood and has an effect on your brain activity. This is why people resort to good music when they are in bad mood. So what if the music sounds better than the boring subject book and you get distracted?

In order to avoid that risk, it is recommended to listen to plain music without lyrics so that the purpose of learning is solved as well as boosted with good energy levels. Here are a list of study music that you can listen to during various study sessions:

Concentration Music

Classical music or jazz is known to send the positive waves into your brain to study with a focus. The sound waves produced by such music is called alpha waves. These alpha waves help in relieving stress and gets the student concentrating. You could even search for study music or concentration music on YouTube and identify your favourite play list.

Anxiety Control Music

So there is a month or two left for your main exam and you are already in the panic of failing it. At this crisis hour, music helps in balancing your mind by calming it down. Melody is the right genre that you could resort to while studying at a time when you are anxious. Before studying, you could also listen to songs such as 'Everybody is KungFu fighting' or 'Katy Perry's Roar' that gets you some inspiration prior studying and then makes you ready for the study time.

Sleep Breaking Music

Sleep is one enemy that tries to ruin your study schedule. To deal with this, you could play peppy music that awakens you and help you get into the zing and get you jumping with activity. But remember, do not suppress sleep for longer hours until its the 11th hour preparation time. Use sleep breaking music less frequently. It is advisable to get sufficient sleep before you start studying. Also power naps can refresh your tired brain.

Morning Study Music

Morning is the time when you would already be fresh and the mind generally empty with no preoccupied thoughts. At this hour, use contemporary music. Choose a music type that is subtle as well as has medium paced beats.

Natural Music

Choose a study place that is away from noise and does not call you out for distraction. Some times no nose is also a good music as it helps you listen to natural music such as the birds cooing and the rustling of leaves. This is the best set up for you to study and never miss an opportunity to study in such an environment.

Also Read: 5 Techniques To Retain Memory and Remember What You Study

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