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Why music is important for 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

This was produced as part of BBC News School Report.

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