The link between music and code.

Many programmers have conducted their random samplings and collected their anecdotal data and then begged the question: Why is it that so many programmers are also musicians? Cognitive Bias It’s very likely we are suffering from confirmation or ingroup bias. There are plenty of programmers who don’t play an instrument, perhaps we only remember the ones who do. According to https://www.statista.com around 11% of the US population plays a musical instrument.