Do you know why many Singaporean parents send their kids to piano lessons? It is not just because they want their kids to be well rounded and know how to play a musical instrument. It is largely because playing the piano can increase a child’s brain grey matter, which is tightly correlated to the IQ of the kid! In Singapore, where academic excellence is expected, a high IQ will get a child much better academic results. Therefore, many parents send their kids to public schools like Yamaha and Cristofori, or find private home piano teachers in Singapore through agencies such as www.facebook.com/sglearnpiano.
Check out the following video to see the effects piano playing has on improving a child’s IQ!