Not true! ANYONE can learn piano as long as they put in the practice and hard work.
One of my most dedicated adult students recently shared with me, "I'm slowly realizing that learning at any age is possible, and even learning something that requires fine motor control is possible even at a later age." And that's the truth.
Edna Golandsky is a classical music pianist, lecturer and pedagogue of renown. She is a graduate of the Julliard School, co-founder of the Golandsky Institute, and has lectured and conducted master classes at music institutions both nationally and internationally.
In the following video, she discusses how scientific studies have shown that age does not have an effect on the ability to learn and retain new information.