Here in Northumberland, we are very fortunate to have top-notch, professional, experienced choral instruction from our Artistic Staff at La Jeunesse Choirs. And it’s fun!
There are numerous benefits of choral singing for children.
- increased academic success across multiple disciplines
- increased social skills and better emotional management
- increased memory skills and self-discipline
- enhanced engagement with the community that lasts into adulthood with increased volunteerism and civic involvement, helping to create better communities in the future
A US study by Chorus America from 2009 revealed the above findings. To read the full article, click on the PDF document here: Chorus America_ImpactStudy09
What’s more, a TIME MAGAZINE article from August, 2013 discussed that group singing has been scientifically proven to lower stress, relieve anxiety, and elevate endorphins. Read this article now.