Expert Interview: Dr. Ruth Hayhoe “Benefits of Music Education”

What are the Benefits of Music Education?

Dr. Ruth Hayhoe has MA and PhD degrees in Comparative Education. She has worked in Toronto, London, Shanghai and Hong Kong as a professor, author, and education consultant.

In simple terms Dr. Hayhoe explains why music is the most complete form of education.

Music education benefits everybody.

Want to see some science behind these claims? For instance, why does neuroscientist Charles Limb say “Music is the Brain’s Universal Language”?

To find out, read our follow-up post, “5 Reasons Why Music is the Most Complete Education“. We’ll walk you through each of the major benefits of music:

  • Psychomotor
  • Aesthetic
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

In conclusion, it’s time to get practicing! Want help getting started? Or want to boost your practice to new levels of efficiency? Try our free download Mindful Music Practicer.