The ability to play a musical instrument is a wonderful thing. Many people struggle with choosing an instrument to learn and at what age to start. The ideal match of instrument to a young musician may take some time. It is an important decision as you and your family will be hearing that instrument daily for the foreseeable future.
When dealing with very young children, clapping and singing is a great way to start and can be practiced regularly. You may even find a baby and toddlers music group in your local area to get the very young started. This will help to develop rhythm and co-ordination skills as well as listening and aural skills. Continue reading