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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 32 new and published books in the subject of Music & Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Social Networks and Music Worlds

    Edited by Nick Crossley, Siobhan McAndrew, Paul Widdop

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Social networks are critical for the creation and consumption of music. This edited collection, Social Networks and Music Worlds, introduces students and scholars of music in society to the core concepts and tools of social network analysis. The collection showcases the use of these tools by...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Music Therapy

    An art beyond words, 2nd Edition

    By Leslie Bunt, Brynjulf Stige

    Music therapy is recognised as being applicable to a wide range of healthcare and social contexts. Since the first edition of Music Therapy: An art beyond words, it has extended into areas of general medicine, mainstream education and community practice. This new edition revises the historical and...

    Published April 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Journey from Music Student to Teacher

    A Professional Approach

    By Michael Raiber, David Teachout

    From Music Student to Teacher: A Professional Approach helps prospective music educators begin their transition from music student to professional music teacher. The text uniquely works to build upon the individual’s personal experience to enhance their approach to the profession. The authors help...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Study of Music Therapy: Current Issues and Concepts

    By Kenneth S. Aigen

    This book addresses the issues in music therapy that are central to understanding it in its scholarly dimensions, how it is evolving, and how it connects to related academic disciplines. It draws on a multi-disciplinary approach to look at the defining issues of music therapy as a scholarly...

    Published December 6th 2013 by Routledge

  5. International Dictionary of Music Therapy

    Edited by Kevin Kirkland

    The therapeutic uses of music can vary greatly from one part of a country to the next, from one therapist to the next and across national and continental lines. This groundbreaking work is the first to bring together the expertise of an international array of contributors into one resource. The...

    Published May 29th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning Music

    Edited by Jonathan Savage

    The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning Music draws on extracts from the published work of some of the most influential education writers to provide insight, guidance and clarity about key issues affecting Music teachers. The book brings together key extracts from classic and contemporary...

    Published April 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Music Education

    Source Readings from Ancient Greece to Today, 4th Edition

    Edited by Michael L. Mark

    Music Education: Source Readings from Ancient Greece to Today is a collection of thematically organized essays that illuminate the importance of music education to individuals, communities and nations. The fourth edition has been expanded to address the significant societal changes that have...

    Published February 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Inquiry in Music Education

    Concepts and Methods for the Beginning Researcher

    By Hildegard Froehlich, Carol Frierson-Campbell

    Inquiry in Music Education: Concepts and Methods for the Beginning Researcher provides an introduction to research and scholarship in music education. This textbook covers topic formulation, information literacy, reading and evaluating research studies, and planning and conducting original studies...

    Published August 24th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Making Music with Sounds

    By Leigh Landy

    Making Music with Sounds offers a creative introduction to the art of making sound-based music. It introduces the elements of making compositions with sounds and facilitates creativity in school age children, with the activities primarily for 11-14 year old students. It can also be used by people...

    Published May 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  10. Debates in Music Teaching

    Edited by Chris Philpott, Gary Spruce

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Music Teaching encourages student and practising teachers to engage with contemporary issues and developments in music education. It aims to introduce a critical approach to the central concepts and practices that have influenced major interventions and initiatives in music teaching, and...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge