Here are a few reasons;
Students experience frequent small successes as they learn new concepts and skills weekly.
Students learn perseverance and patience as skills develop over time.
Music encourages creativity and self-expression.
Learning music can improve listening skills.
Music can improve the ability to concentrate and focus.
Being able to play an instrument will improve self-confidence.
Students can set goals and work towards them, developing self-discipline and self-motivation.
Music improves the health and well-being of adults and children.
Learning music can improve memory.
Playing an instrument can connect us to other people, through learning and performing together, and being a part of a worldwide community.
Learning music can assist with language development as well as physical coordination and fine motor skills.
Potential for future job and career prospects.Above all playing music is FUN !