While listening to music is a delightful pastime enjoyed by many, a surprisingly small number of adults are able to actually play music. That said, it's never too late to start! Here we look at some key tips for picking up an instrument and starting a new chapter in your adult life.
In this latest contribution to MusicThinkTank, Joe McLean shares ten key tips on how to go about learning an instrument as an adult.
"This goes without saying, but we need to emphasize that an adult who wants to learn music must be very patient. It’s a long and challenging process even for younger students, so be ready to invest weeks of hard work in this project. Every music student faces ups and downs along the way, but rest assured that the end result is extremely rewarding."