Grace is a warm and friendly Music Workshop Leader & Instrumental Tutor with a great passion for encouraging children & young adults to achieve to the best of their abilities. Grace's classes are for ages 4+ and cover musical instruments including the piano, flute, saxophone, and vocals.
The Benefits of Instrumental Lessons..
"Playing the piano reduces stress and anxiety more than other creative art activities."
- International Journal of Music Education, 2011
"After nine months of weekly piano or voices lessons, young students' IQs rose nearly three points higher than those of their untrained peers."
- University of Toronto Study
When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes more like a full-body brain workout. What’s going on? Anita Collins explains the fireworks that go off in musicians’ brains when they play, and examines some of the long-term positive effects of this mental workout.