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Research studies have found that children who play an instrument have better:
- verbal abilities
- second language learning
- reading achievement
- non-verbal reasoning
- auditory working memory
- ability to focus in noisy environments
- general intelligence
Adults who learned to play instruments as children, but haven’t played them in 40 years, have:
- better attention
- speech processing
than adults who never played an instrument.