Childhood Piano Lessons

I just read this article on Childhood Piano lessons. There were times as a kid when I wasn’t too keen on the lessons and the practising but I do remember times I also really enjoyed it.

Besides enjoyment, here are yet another few reasons to encourage music lessons among the young.

Read more about Childhood Piano Lesson benefits here.

Playing Music – It’s Like Fireworks in Your Brain!

This video is a great illustration of how playing music engages practically every aspect of the brain. Whereas listening to music results in certain parts of the brain being activated, playing music is like a full body workout to the brain. It engages the visual, auditory and motor parts of the brain and increases the size and activity in the corpus callosum.