Author(s): Richard Crozier
Learning to play music can be one of the most rewarding and enjoyable activities for a child, and it often becomes a lifelong passion. The right choice of instrument plays a vital role in developing confidence and sustaining enthusiasm. Written by one of the UK' s foremost music education experts, "Musical Instruments for Kids" provides practical advice for both parents and teachers on selecting a suitable instrument for a child, taking into account the child's size, age, temperament, natural ability and previous musical experience. With profiles of more than 35 instruments, the book is packed with information on dimensions, cost, maintenance, degree of difficulty and types of music. It also includes information on teaching and learning styles plus advice on how to support your child's learning.