Music Appreciation in the Early Years
When I was very young, I watched a clip on Sesame Street that left an impression on me to this very day. Maybe you know the one. The clip showed a young girl running up a few steps to a stage, where she quickly sits on a metal folding chair. A few seconds later, violinist Itzhak Perlman approaches the stage and climbs the steps. It takes Perlman significantly longer to climb the steps, as he must maneuver them with his crutches. Once on stage, Perlman takes a seat, too. He then tells the girl that some things that are easy