Music Builds Self-Esteem

MEET ALONDRA

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.”