Early Music Lessons Have Longtime Benefits By PERRI KLASS, M.D. Joyce Hesselberth When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life, at least for those who continue to be engaged with music.
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