What Age Should Your Child Start Private Piano Lessons?
Most Children can begin private piano lessons as four or five. Some exceptional cases have been noted from as early as 3 years old, however it depends on their aptitude and attention span. Research is showing that the natural sense of pitch and rhythm is at its peak between ages of 4-6.
♪♪♪ Has your child asked about lessons or seemed fascinated with piano?
♪♪♪ Does your child like to learn?
♪♪♪ Can your child physically sit still for at least a half-hour? (The typical length of a beginning-level piano lesson)
If your child expresses a preference for another instrument, it's best to allow him or her lessons in that instrument. Don't force piano on a child.
♪♪♪ Can your child mentally focus on doing what is expected of them for at least a half-hour?
♪♪♪ Can your child read the letters of the alphabet?
♪♪♪ Can your child read and count numbers?
♪♪♪ Can they do very simple addition like 2+2=4?
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