How to develop musical abilities in children?

The baby already in the womb can hear and distinguish the voices of parents, is able to perceive music. It is proved that children who were given music in the uterine period have a good sense of rhythm. Studies have shown that, with the sounds of anxious music, the face of the unborn child has a strained expression. When he hears a pleasant melody, his face shows pacification.

Baby up to the year

The kid gets acquainted with the world, learns social practices through the game. The development of his creative abilities also occurs in a playful form. However, for each age you need to choose the most suitable option, which will help develop the child's ability to music.

Newborn. The best option for a baby up to three months is the musical accompaniment of the time of his wakefulness. Classical music is an ideal choice for this purpose, for example, you can include works of Mozart or Schubert for the baby. When listening to classical variations in the cerebral cortex, processes that are res

ponsible for accelerating creative development are stimulated.

The half-year-old kid. Closer to the sixth month of life the child is more consciously perceiving the rhythm. With the help of a simple game in "Ladushki" you can begin to put into the mind of the baby the concept of rhythmic tact. At this age the child is already able to react joyfully to the music that he likes, and to cry when he heard an unpleasant melody.

Child older than one year

A child older than a year One year. When the baby has already learned how to pronounce 5-6 words, you should develop a musical ear. For this purpose you can use a piano, a pipe, a metal phone. With the help of tools, try to depict different sounds of nature: simulate rain drops on the keys, and then ask to play the heard.

A child is more than 3 years old. By the age of three, the baby is already well-developed speech, he even tries to imitate the singing of an adult. It's time to move to games for the development of musical abilities. To do this, take a few containers of different materials, for example, a glass beaker, tin can, a plastic bottle. Hit the pencil on any capacity, let the child hear the outgoing sound. Then he must turn away and determine the object by sound.

There is another entertaining game - "Orchestra".For fun, you need to take 5 cans with a different amount of water in each. Tap on the pencil containers and ask the child to arrange them according to the sound produced: first, the banks with low sound, and after them - with high. Such a game helps to form not only a musical ear, but also develops musical and creative abilities for a child.

When the child listens to gay children's songs, ask him to bounce or clap to the beat of the melody. Also teach the child to hear music, and not just listen to it. Include a fragment of the symphonic fairy tale by S. Prokofiev "Peter and the Wolf", and then ask what he represented, what associations have arisen. It is possible that the child even wants to picture with the help of pencils the sensations that arose during listening.

The kid is 5 years old and older. At the age of five, if the child shows interest, you can give it to a music school. Unfortunately, through time gamuts and sketches can discourage any desire to attend classes. In this case, do not immediately stop the music lessons. It is necessary to show patience and perseverance, to show that the begun business needs to be finished to the end. As an option, ask your child to learn a new motive or even pick up a favorite song by ear.

With these methods you will help the child learn music, will open for him new opportunities in choosing the future. It does not matter if he becomes a famous performer. Music will allow the child to look at the surrounding world through the prism of the beautiful.