The Effects and Importance of Music Education in Early Childhood
More and more studies are being conducted on the importance of music education for students of all ages. Learning an instrument requires dedication: practice makes perfect, as they say. But the biggest waves are being made in early childhood music education, as it proves again and again to improve the overall quality of life for children.
The Benefits of Music for Children
As science fairs all over the world will attest, music is good for living things. Plants grow more quickly and more fully when their owners play music for them. But the benefits of music for children are even greater than a couple of inches in height.
What is the “Kindie Rock” Movement?
You’ve probably heard of “Indie Rock,” but how about “Kindie Rock”? It’s a lot more popular than you might imagine. The most popular new trend involves creating rock music for kids – it “melds the sensibility of the singer-songwriter with themes aimed at kids under 10,” according to Salon.com.