UPDATED August 1st, 2016
May 22 is Buy a Musical Instrument Day, a day when we can all appreciate the music and musicians in our lives. Learning to play a musical instrument is incredibly powerful in the development of the brain for children and adults alike. It’s great for mental health, neuron pathways in the brain and is often a pathway to healthy socialization as well. We encouraged our children to learn a musical instrument at an early age but we also recognize that it’s healthy and helpful for adults to pick up and maintain a practice with an instrument. We happen to think you should learn how to play guitar for a multitude of reasons, 15 of which we’re sharing with you today!
In music, the passions enjoy themselves. —Friedrich Nietzsche