Why music?

Making music has so many benefits


As well as being fun, learning to play an instrument and singing can help children develop many skills - here are just some of them:


  • Creative thinking

  • Self confidence

  • Self respect

  • Discipline

  • Communication

  • Team work

This four minute animation shows how playing an instrument benefits your brain:

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