The Benefits of Musical Play

Music is the language of play.
Musical play promotes joyful interaction, relationships, social skills and turn taking.
Music helps memory.
Musical play provides structure and routine so necessary in daily routines.
Music provides learning experiences and fosters creativity.
Music develops problem solving and cognitive skills through repetition and play mastery.
Music and movement develops spatial awareness, timing, specific physical skills and self esteem.
Music shared in a sensitive, playful way nurtures not only the children, but also those who care for them.