Music lessons spur emotional and behavioral growth in children, new study says – The Washington Post

Parents who have patiently sat through countless music recitals and questioned their sanity at encouraging all those trumpet or violin lessons need do so no longer. Even ear-splitting dissonance has an upside. Music training not only helps children develop fine motor skills, but aids emotional and behavioral maturation as well, according to a new study, one of the largest to investigate the effects of playing an instrument on brain development.

Source: Music lessons spur emotional and behavioral growth in children, new study says – The Washington Post

Get Started with Online Music Lessons Today

Schedule your free music lesson to start your journey learning music. Discover a symphony of possibilities with affordable private music lessons, and have fun making the most of your music education experience. In addition to music lessons for everyone, Forbes Music also offers online lessons and group master classes.

"*" indicates required fields

Name*