There are many good reasons for adults to take music lessons. Many adults go through life wishing that they had taken the time to play an instrument. Now...is the time to do that! Did you know that there are health benefits associated with taking lessons. I take piano and it does help me in a lot of ways. Health benefits are the number one reason to tune up:Adults come away with improved motor skills, auditory skills, and cognitive function says Meagan Curtis, Ph.D., an assistant psychology professor and a music cognition expert at the State University of New York at Purchase College.
References:Better Homes and Gardens:January 2012, p.102