Music is vital in every stage of life. From infancy, babies are learning new words and how to string them together. What better way than with a melody? For school-aged children and youth, music can provide a sense of increasing competence, confidence, and belonging. These are important to hold onto for the rest of one’s life. We never stop feeling the need to be validated, to be good at something, and to be part of a community. We do not stop being human once we finish our formal schooling.
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