Music Education Should be Compulsory in the Curriculum for Cognitive Development

This video explains the core principles as to why we have been using the Sound Sense programme at the David Mulhall Centre for decades. 

Only 15 minutes long, it is worth watching whether you are a parent, expecting, experiencing any developmental difficulties yourself, or indeed even if you are looking to get that extra step ahead in your own life.

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Anita Collins shares how learning music influences our brain development, and what this means for musical education. Anita Collins was handed a clarinet at the age of 9, and it changed her life.