The Surprising Effects of Music is an interesting article

December 6, 2010 at 7:52 am | Posted in Kindermusik | Leave a comment

The website emedexpert.com has a wonderful page that looks at all the surprising effects music has on all kinds of well being, health, learning, athleticism, and much more.

How Music Affects Us and Promotes

Health

“Music is one of the few activities that involves using the whole brain. It is intrinsic to all cultures and can have surprising benefits not only for learning language, improving memory and focusing attention, but also for physical coordination and development….” (read more here)

As a Kindermusik educator we teach all of these effects through Foundations of Learning in our Kindermusik classes. As children learn through the experience of music and movement, parents learn through the sharing of important developmental information.

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