Because of the beauty of singing, it is one of the favorite pastimes of people around the world. People sing everywhere: house, school, church, etc. It's enjoyable and brings up the spirit of everyone around.
There are different genres of singing these days. There's classical, pop, country, hip-hop, etc. However, even this enjoyable pastime won't delight children into learning this art. I don't know why this happens, but there certainly are benefits in singing lessons, even classical singing lessons.
First, while you have classical lessons lessons, you become more disciplined. Singing classical songs is more difficult because you have to follow strict vocal rules and be totally obedient to your voice instructor. Having said that, the discipline you learn in singing can be applied in your daily life like waiting in line.
There is also a right way to breathe while you're singing. This type of breathing could become a habit, which is actually good. It might even be good for your anxiety, since studies show that proper breathing can reduce stress. This is because the blood flow becomes normal, and the oxygen is properly distributed throughout the body.
Aside from that, when you have classical singing lessons or other kinds of singing for that matter, you become more happy. Everyone who tries to sing can feel that.
When you feel down, just sing and the opposite effect will happen whether it's rap, classical, hip-hop. That must be the reason there are so many happy and club songs these days. Song writers use that effect so when sad people sing it, they feel better. It lifts up the spirit as seen in some research studies.
Singing is also a way to express your emotions. Not everybody can do that of course, which is why training in singing is very beneficial. Your voice instructor will be able to teach you how you could manage your voice to show and convey strong emotions. Whenever you watch somebody sing in a concert, you feel at one with him. Why? He looks like a different person on-stage by the expression and voice he has. A good singer drags the audience with him, to feel the same emotions as he does.
As I said, there are many advantages in having singing lessons. It can be good for your socialization with other people. When you sing together with others, all of you feel united in one way. Sooner or later, you'll become closer and feel harmonized. Even if you were all strangers beforehand, the tension that comes with new people will vanish in an instant.
After having said these, I'm sure you're now more interested in having singing lessons. Whatever your age is, you can still do it. An adult can learn the same thing as a child can when it comes to singing.
While you have the chance, do it. You can use your singing abilities everyday. You can sing while in the shower, or driving, while watching TV, or just about anywhere. If there is one lesson I would take again, its singing because of the physical, emotional, and social advantages it has.