A handy, thorough, and convenient guide to children's music education. Tipbook Music for Kids and Teens has valuable, practical information parents need to know in order to support and guide the musical development of their children, regardless of the style of music they love. Based on the ideas and experience ofmusicians, teachers, directors, parents, and other specialists, it provides open-minded information on all aspects of this essential element of your children's musical growth, including why music is so important, selecting an instrument (based on factors such as your child's age, physical limitations, instrument prices, availability, band and orchestra needs, etc.), buying and renting instruments, all phases of music education (music programs for toddlers,grading systems, seeking a teacher, etc.), how to make practicing fun, and much more.
- Interactive Tipcodes, audible examples of topics in the book, can be accessed at www.tipbook.com
- Numerous diagrams and drawings
- Includes tips on practicing