Research has confirmed time and time again that learning a musical instrument “makes you smarter.” Below are some articles regarding the effect learning music has on our brains:

Playing a Musical Instrument Makes You Brainier

10 Reasons Why Everyone Should Learn To Play A Musical Instrument

Does Playing An Instrument Make You Smarter?

Music and the Brain (Youtube Video)

Surprising Benefits if Playing an Instrument

Music in General

Reading Music(Youtube)

Intervals (Word Doc.)