The Homeschool 5 in 10

5 Benefits of Playing the Recorder

March 22, 2022 Kathy Gossen Episode 12
The Homeschool 5 in 10
5 Benefits of Playing the Recorder
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Looking for a way to get in a little music education, develop some character skills, and/or work on fine motor skills?  In this episode, I talk with Gena Mayo of I Choose Joy! and Music in Our Homeschool about 5 reasons why learning to play the recorder can have some major benefits for children beyond just learning the notes on the page.  

2:06 Easily Accessible

3:09 Ease of Playing

4:13 Musical Skills

6:14 Physical Skills

8:20 Character Development

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Links from today’s episode:

*        Recorder Time with Mr. Jerry

*        I Choose Joy! 

*       Music in Our Homeschool

*       Flight of the Bumblee on Recorder

*       The Royal Wind Ensemble

*       Olsan Charles

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Easily Accessible
Ease of Playing
Musical Skills
Physical Skills
Character Development