Research studies from Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. have proven what we know from anecdotal evidence – music is good for kids.

Why one school board believes studying music is essential for all

Success in Music. Success in Life. It’s no coincidence.

The power of music: how it can benefit health

Family medicine music to former Oakville teacher’s ears

Music Lessons for Children – How Kids Benefit from Music Education

Boost Memory and Learning with Music

The more kids play and perform, the more they are able to absorb the myriad of benefits – transferable skills like self-confidence, focus, collaboration, leadership, time management, organization and more; more likely to get good grades, be on the honour roll, get accepted to university, be offered scholarships; be more well-rounded and attractive to employers both now and in the future.

Resources for Music Educators:

OMEA conference

Midwest Band Clinic