William Janiak, BM, MS, RMT | Article

What Are Some Goals When Using Music?

What Kind of Goals is Achieved Through Music?

It sets up goals according to the group and/or individual situation such as:

1. Develops a sense of rhythm.

2. Improves speech and language.

3. Provides an acceptable means for emotional release.

4. Improves self-confidence.

5. Trains following directions.

6. Develops self-control, increasing retention and attention spans.

7. Encourages growth in creativity and imagination.

8. Correlates music with other subjects.

9. Improves coordination and motor control.

10. Strengthens self-expression.

11. Develops interpersonal communication.