Facts About Music Education

Jul 21, 2014 by

1. Children who study music tend to have larger vocabularies and more advanced reading skills than their peers who do not participate in music lessons. 2. Studying music primes the brain to comprehend speech in a noisy background. 3. Children with learning disabilities or dyslexia who tend to lose focus with more noise could benefit greatly from music lessons. 4. Research shows that music is to the brain as physical exercise is to the human body. Music tones the brain for auditory fitness and allows it to decipher between tone and pitch. 5. Children who study a musical instrument are more likely to excel in all of their studies, work better in teams, have enhanced critical thinking skills, stay in school, and pursue further education. 6. In the past, secondary students who participated in...

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