Parents As Researchers: Musical Lessons From Our Children ☆

| March 28, 2012

Dr. Lori Custodero’s Blog on Huffington Post

How important is music in the life of your child? Just listen, and they’ll tell you.

As you walk together in the park, your preschooler provides her own musical accompaniment, spontaneously singing a simple repeated melody with punctuated rhythms, with lyrics drawn from something she’s heard in her immediate environment: “Hurry now let’s go, go, go! Hurry now let’s go, go, go!”…