The Value of Music in Children’s Enlightenment Education


A large number of theories and experiments have shown that music plays positive effect on children’s growth. Children who have received music education often show outstanding creativity and imagination in their school lives, compared with their peers who have not get any musical training. Just as famous educator Dr. Hans Gunther Bastian has once proposed: “music makes people smart”. Learning music can not only improve children’s intelligence and morality which contributes to the development of their personality, but also can improve their aesthetic ability. Cultivate music to children is an essential progress to promote all-ground education.

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Zhou, J. (2015) The Value of Music in Children’s Enlightenment Education. Open Journal of Social Sciences, 3, 200-206. doi: 10.4236/jss.2015.312023.

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