Child Musical Prodigies

child prodigy2As an introduction, read a short list of child prodigies of the past and more recent years.

For a real example of a child musical prodigy, have a look at TsungTsung – a 5 year old boy who plays the piano amazingly!


Watch a news story about a young musician:

Compare how a different news network reports the same story, watch another news story about the same girl, 8 year old Alma Deutscher, who plays the piano and the violin.  Encourage a friend or a study partner to watch the same films and discuss them together.

child prodigy3 If you’d like to learn more about current child prodigies, try the Channel 4 series following talented children.



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