Music as an aid for postoperative recovery in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The landmark study published in August 2015 by The Lancet, the U.K. based peer-reviewed general medical journal.

Melodies to Heal: Music intervention helps critically ill patients - By Anastasia Stanmeyer

Published in Berkshire Magazine in June 2017, about the Medical Musician program at Berkshire Medical Center

The Power of Music in Medicine - By Dr. Marvin A. McMillen

Dr. McMillen describes the use of music in critical care from the perspective of a career critical care doctor/trauma surgeon.,529917

Andrew Schulman ’74 Heals With Music - By Rachel Rodriguez

Profile of Andrew Schulman in Stony Brook Matters: News for Alumni and Friends, the Stony Brook University alumni magazine.

How To Improve Your Playing - By Andrew Schulman

A humorous take on a serious situation that had a very valuable silver lining.


Scientists studying brains to learn how music aids healing - Associated Press

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins is quoted as well as Julia Langley and Martha Vance of the Arts and Humanities Program at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

From Code Blue to Medical Musician - By Andrew Schulman

An article commissioned by 21CM Magazine to get a musician's perspective on the transition from a professional music career to becoming a medical musician.

Music, especially by Bach, helps reduce stress - By Helen Altonn

An article about the work of Dr. Arthur Wallace Harvey, a pioneer in the field of neuromusicology. This article is referenced in the Prologue of the book, Waking the Spirit.