Who’s that playing music over there? It’s Gilly’s friends playing a tin can, broom and funnel. Each of them plays on their own, but Gilly doesn’t feel like playing a musical instrument at all. What will she do? She turns her musical friends into a band, and plays the role of their conductor as they make music together.
Music adds charm and joy to the world of toddlers. They enjoy listening to it, and producing a drumming sound from random items such as pots and tables, or clapping and tapping spoons together. Music helps them collaborate as they play it together and express themselves; and if any of them do not like playing a certain instrument, they can always choose another, stamp their feet, or be the conductors, like Gilly.
Take up the melody, and sound the timbrel, the sweet harp with the psaltery