Why study music?

The benefits to studying music are many!  In addition to being a great activity that can be enjoyed for a lifetime, research has proven again and again that making music makes you smarter!  Check out the videos and links below.  For those who want to learn even more you may download a summary of the major research at the bottom of this page. 

20/20 Interview with the President. . .
"I deeply regret not having learned a musical instrument," the President told Barbara Walters in an interview for ABC's 20/20. . . "And I regret not having focused more on Spanish when I was studying it in school. I would love to be able to speak Spanish fluently and play an instrument."

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Discover the Power of Music Education. . .  Report highlighting many of benefits of music education. 

Wendy Higdon,
Dec 26, 2011, 3:30 PM