From the National Association of Schools of Music, and Performing Arts Medicine Association
The National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and the Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA) have developed a comprehensive overview of hearing health issues for postsecondary schools and departments of music. Information of a medical nature is provided by PAMA; information regarding contextual issues in music programs, by NASM.
The following documents provide a resource for issues of hearing health. They address the risk of noise-induced hearing loss, a widespread and serious public health issue for musicians and others.
- Protect Your Hearing Every Day: Information and Recommendations for Student Musicians
- Protecting Your Hearing Health: Student Information Sheet on Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
- Basic Information on Hearing Health: Information and Recommendations for Faculty and Staff in Schools of Music
- Basic Information on Hearing Health: Information and Recommendations for Administrators and Faculty in Schools of Music
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University
Dr. Amy Grinsteiner
Chair, Music Department
CSB BAC A119
SJU Music 106
Coordinator, Music Department
CSB BAC A116
SJU Music 110