Why Study Music?

Students enroll in music lessons for a variety of reasons. The skills learned from studying music transfer directly to other areas of life. Some of the benefits of studying music are:

1. Joy of Music
2. Discipline
3. Focus
4. Working with others
5. Creativity
6. Self Awareness
7. Self Confidence through achievement
8. Self Regulated learning
9. Experiential knowledge
10. Motivation through goal setting
11. Identity
12. Excellence

For a more detailed description of each of these aspects visit http://musicdevelopmentprogram.org/students-and-parents/benefits-music-development-program

Be sure to check out the video below for the science behind the benefits of studying music.