Success In Society
Perhaps the basic reason that every child must have an education in music is that music is a part of
the fabric of our society.
The intrinsic value of music for each individual is widely recognized in the many cultures that make up American life — indeed, every human culture uses music to carry forward its ideas and ideals. The importance of music to our economy is without doubt. And the value of music in shaping individual abilities and character are evident. – MENC