WHY SUPPORT MUSIC EDUCATION?
We’ve said before that we believe music education is a reason and a means to succeed. That begs the question, why?
Most people inherently understand that there is something special and important about music, something they can’t quite explain. It moves the soul in a way nothing else really does.
We wish that were enough, but clearly it isn’t – funding for music programs in schools and elsewhere is often the first budget cut made. Music is viewed as an unnecessary extra. But, experience reveals music is an essential component of a complete education. Here’s why: