Numerous studies show that early access to music education is essential to building the foundational skills that set children up for success in school and in life. When you attend an Early Childhood music class with your baby or toddler, you’re taking an important step in supporting your little one’s cognitive development, social-emotional growth, language acquisition, and motor skills.
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