Research has found that music in general, and specifically singing, is a mentally and intellectually enriching experience for children. It brings great benefits to children as they progress. When you look at children between two and nine years old, one of the breakthroughs for this age group is music benefit for their language development, which is so important at that stage. While children come into the world ready to decode sounds and words, music education helps enhance those cognitive abilities. Growing up in a musically rich environment is often advantageous for childrens language and mental development.
Since 2009, the choir introduced children sections in some songs, especially In Christmas concerts. During 2017, FOL Choir took an initiative to establish a music school for kids, to teach them music and to create a special children-singing group.