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Meet Donyea

By Samantha Manus

We say music helps you reach your potential in many ways. Meet Donyea from Brooklyn, NY and watch him talk about how music education and playing the cello helped him feel good about himself. “When I started playing the cello it started becoming my favorite...

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Benefits of music education programs

Benefits To The Brain

By Lia Peralta

Did you know that music education helps with cognitive development? See how it improves test scores, early childhood development, learning, and more.

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Music helps students succeed

Music helps students succeed

By Samantha Manus

HOW CAN MUSIC HELP STUDENTS SUCCEED?  “If active engagement with music increases positive perceptions of self, this may transfer to other areas of study and increase motivation to persist. There were high correlations between positive self-perception, cognitive...

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Why music is important for child development

Music Builds Self-Esteem

By Samantha Manus

We say music helps you realize your full potential in many different ways. For Alondra, it helped her with self confidence and self-esteem.

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Music builds self-confidence

Music builds self-confidence

By Samantha Manus

Motivation is crucial in how well children perform at school and is closely linked to self-perceptions of ability, self-efficacy and aspirations. “If active engagement with music increases positive perceptions of self, this may transfer to other areas of study...

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