Signs of Musical Talent in Your Child
The following is a characterisic checklist for musically gifted children; a method of identification that is generally accurate and that is usually carried out by a parent, teacher, or friend. It must be noted though, that this list is not representative of every possible characteristic trait of a musically gifted child, and it is not expected that any gifted child will show all of the traits listed. The list goes as follows: 



good sense of rhythm
good coordination
discriminates musical and other sounds well
understands musical relationships
enjoys musical activities
shows tonal memory
responds promptly to rhythm, melody and harmony
uses music to express feelings or experiences
spontaneous and authentic creative impulse in composing and performing
enjoys dance and drama with musical elements
exceptional speed in memorising music
possession of an acute sense of pitch


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