We say music helps you realize your full potential in many different ways. Watch this video of Alondra from New Britain, CT talking about how music helped her with self-confidence and self-esteem. Learn more about how music education benefits students and schools.
“My name is Alondra, I play percussion, and I’m in 5th grade. I love being in band because I can hear everybody playing, and it just gives me more confidence.
Well, I was shy, like shy. Then, when I came into band, I just kind of let myself go with music and developed myself to be more of a player. The sound of it just makes me… happy.”