Music and advantages in learning

 ‎”Children’s involvement in musical activity has a profound effect on the development of the child’s general learning. It is now proven beyond doubt that children who are engaged in arts activities, especially music, have advantages in all areas of learning.” Richard Gill, music director of Victorian Opera – 9th Feb, The Age newspaper. Click the link below for full text article.

http://www.theage.com.au/opinion/society-and-culture/focus-on-national-tests-robs-children-of-true-learning-20110208-1alk7.html

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