We've all heard that music is good for your brain (at any age!). Here are some specifics about how music study supports whole child development. Click "Read More" to view the complete article.
Research shows there are direct correlations between musical training and improved language development, IQ, academic performance, reasoning abilities, creativity, and problem solving - fundamental skills that children take into adulthood and into their workplace, families, and community.
Bethany is a cellist and Suzuki cello teacher in Buffalo, NY. Her interests include string pedagogy, educational theory and the craft of teaching, psychological aspects of playing and learning an instrument, the Alexander Technique, human development, urban arts initiatives, and all things cello!