Research has shown that music has a positive impact on a child’s physical and intellectual development. The Popular Music Institute, Wafi Mall and Sing & Swing Training Centre, Ibn Battuta Mall, both offer the Yamaha Junior Music Course for kids, in an encouraging, creative environment. Yamaha Music Foundation Japan has more than 50 years of teaching experience with a comprehensive and unique curriculum that fosters children’s musical abilities while having fun. And Yamaha Music Education is offered at music centres in more than 40 countries around the world, introducing more than 700,000 students to the joyful world of music.