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Why music is important for young people

8 July 2016 Last updated at 12:03 BST

Reporters look at the psychology behind why music is important to young people.

With a raft of summer music festivals in full flow students from Our Lady and St Patrick's College, Knock have been taking a look at the science of music and it's importance to young people.

The reporters were given the opportunity to make a report using BBC staff by successfully pitching their idea to BBC Northern Ireland Director, Peter Johnston, on School Report News Day, 2016

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Image caption School Report pupils of Our Lady and St Patrick's with Peter Johnston, Director Northern Ireland