Music Education’s Lisa Huisman Koops examines music preferences in infants

Why do babies dig 2 Chainz and Katy Perry so much? Lisa Huisman Koops, associate professor of music education, talked about why some babies stop crying when they hear certain songs. “It depends on the baby,” she said. “Studies have shown that infants recognize and prefer music they heard while in the womb as compared to unfamiliar music.”