Musical play appears to help babies learn language skills

Jun 28, 2016 by

Research on 9-month-old babies found that those who practiced banging out a rhythm—vs. playing with toys—during a series of play sessions showed more brain activity in regions of the brain related to learning language.

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/05/21/world/science-health-world/music-may-help-babies-learn-language-skills/#.V0ueW1PF_FV