We learn everything from our senses so how we learn to process that information is such an important foundation.
An example of this is Audiation.
Audiation is more than just listening and it’s more than just repeating- it is the ability to internalize an audible pattern & improvise with it. It is a part of the Kindermusik process. If you’re wondering why we use simple tunes & rhythmic patterns? Why we explore & play with those patterns? This article explains why from a musical theory point of view.