Why Musical Genius Comes Easier to Early Starters, Max Planck Institute Study
1/17/2013 7:29:58 AM
Good news for pushy parents. If you want your child to excel musically, you now have better justification for starting their lessons early. New evidence comes from brain scans of 36 highly skilled musicians, split equally between those who started lessons before and after the age of 7, but who had done a similar amount of training and practice.