Many students and families in our culture find it easier to identify with sports; in particular the team sports where friends are practicing and playing together.
Music making is a very unique activity that helps to promote a sense of a well-rounded self. It is a highly creative outlet for self-expression form that can evolve into a wonderful, therapeutic activity. While participation in sports can be exciting and highly social, developing musicianship skills can over time, profoundly impact the life of each student
But why choose one over the other? Maybe the best answer is to have participation in both sports and musical training.