Benefits of playing piano as an adult

Although children are often referred to when we speak of learning ability, adults have many advantages when it comes to learning music. They have more developed cognitive skills, learn of their own volition, more developed emotions, longer attention spans, more previously learned information available, and better coordination. For these reasons, adults are great candidates to learn a musical instrument. Here are 8 benefits of playing piano as an adult 
1.    It’s a great stress reliever 
2.    Improves memory as you age 
3.    A great indoor hobby during cold months and at night 
4.    It’s a social experience for family and friends 
5.    It’s both a solo instrument and one that can be played in a group 
6.    There is an incredible variety of music that can be learned 
7.    Practicing focuses the mind 
8.    It’s just fun.