As a former music teacher and neuroscientist, I have to say that to that your mom was on point when it comes to early childhood music education! However, we teachers do observe the pressures you mention in a lot of families. I wish that more parents (in general) would realize that kids really do get more out piano and violin lessons when they’re having fun!

Queer Black Woman w/ Disabilities and Indigenous Roots | Health educator & former healer now healing herself | Quora @April-M-Hamm | LinkedIn @April-Hamm #WEOC

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