This 5-Year-Old Girl Sits at a Drum Set but Watch What She Does When a Van Halen Song Starts Playing

5-Year-Old Drummer Eduarda Henklein Covers Van Halen's Jump.

Being a musician myself, I can attest to just how difficult it is to play drum sections on most of Van Halen’s songs because Alex Van Halen is an incredibly talented drummer. For this reason, I couldn’t believe my eyes and ears when I watched Eduarda Henklein play through one of Van Halen’s most popular songs, ‘Jump.’

Just like this 4-year-old painter, this young drummer is learning to be a musical artist at a young age. I can only imagine how talented she will be as an adult. As a tiny preschooler, you would think she would have problems hitting the bass drum or reaching the cymbals; however, she holds her own and wows the crowd.

Watch 5-Year-Old Drummer Eduarda Henklein Play Along to Van Halen’s ‘Jump…

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The more I watch little Eduarda play her drums, the more shocked I am to know that she is only 5 years old! Toddlers love banging on pots and pans and while noisy as this can be, maybe it’s a good thing and lets them experience sound and rhythm at a young age. 

Have you ever wondered if learning to play an instrument is beneficial to a child’s development? The answer is yes! Research suggests that playing a musical instrument gives a child’s brain a full body workout!

Here is how playing an instrument benefits your brain…

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