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  • The Routledge Companion to Music, Technology, and Education

    Edited by Andrew King, Evangelos Himonides, S. Alex Ruthmann

    The Routledge Companion to Music, Technology, and Education is a comprehensive resource that draws together burgeoning research on the use of technology in music education around the world. Rather than following a procedural how-to approach, this companion considers technology, musicianship, and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-05 

  • Contemporary Research in Music Learning Across the Lifespan

    Music Education and Human Development

    Edited by Jennifer Bugos

    This book examines contemporary issues in music teaching and learning throughout the lifespan, illuminating an emerging nexus of trends shaping modern research in music education. In the past, most music learning opportunities and research were focused upon the pre-adult population. Yet, music…

    Hardback – 2016-08-19
    Routledge Studies in Music Education

  • Developing Creativities in Higher Music Education

    International Perspectives and Practices

    Edited by Pamela Burnard

    This is the first book to critically address the issue of how we can enhance and develop creativities in higher music education. It features new international, richly diverse perspectives on the nature and practice of creativities in different cultural and institutional contexts, in varying roles…

    Paperback – 2016-05-09
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Learning to Teach Music in the Secondary School

    A companion to school experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Carolyn Cooke, Keith Evans, Chris Philpott, Gary Spruce

    This 3rd edition of Learning to Teach Music in the Secondary School has been thoroughly revised to take account of the latest initiatives, research and scholarship in the field of music education, and the most recent changes to the curriculum. By focusing on overarching principles, it aims to…

    Paperback – 2016-04-19
    Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

  • Improvisation and Music Education

    Beyond the Classroom

    Edited by Ajay Heble, Mark Laver

    This book offers compelling new perspectives on the revolutionary potential of improvisation pedagogy. Bringing together contributions from leading musicians, scholars, and teachers from around the world, the volume articulates how improvisation can breathe new life into old curricula; how it can…

    Hardback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge Studies in Music Education

  • Giving Voice to Democracy in Music Education

    Diversity and Social Justice in the Classroom

    Edited by Lisa C. DeLorenzo

    This book examines how music education presents opportunities to shape democratic awareness through political, pedagogical, and humanistic perspectives. Focusing on democracy as a vital dimension in teaching music, the essays in this volume have particular relevance to teaching music as…

    Hardback – 2015-11-18
    Routledge Studies in Music Education

  • Teaching Music in American Society

    A Social and Cultural Understanding of Music Education, 2nd Edition

    By Steven N. Kelly

    Successful professional music teachers must not only be knowledgeable in conducting and performing, but also be socially and culturally aware of students, issues, and events that affect their classrooms. This book provides comprehensive overview of social and cultural themes directly related to…

    Paperback – 2015-09-17

  • The Modern Percussion Revolution

    Journeys of the Progressive Artist

    Edited by Kevin Lewis, Gustavo Aguilar

    More than eighty years have passed since Edgard Varèse’s catalytic work for percussion ensemble, Ionisation, was heard in its New York premiere. A flurry of pieces for this new medium dawned soon after, challenging the established truths and preferences of the European musical tradition while…

    Hardback – 2014-06-09
    Routledge Research in Music

  • Debates in Music Teaching

    Edited by Chris Philpott, Gary Spruce

    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…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17
    Debates in Subject Teaching

  • Music Education

    Edited by Keith Swanwick

    Music education is a well-established and flourishing area of research and study. It is also a complex and contested area in which there is a considerable variety of published work, ranging from the justificatory to the critical, and from advice on pedagogical practice to provocative alternative…

    Hardback – 2012-04-12
    Major Themes in Education

  • What’s So Important About Music Education?

    By J. Scott Goble

    What’s So Important About Music Education? presents a new philosophy of music education for the United States, rooted in history and current perspectives from ethnomusicology. J. Scott Goble explores the societal effects of the nation's foundations in democracy and capitalism, the constitutional…

    Paperback – 2011-01-04
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Making Music in the Primary School

    Whole Class Instrumental and Vocal Teaching

    Edited by Nick Beach, Julie Evans, Gary Spruce

    Making Music in the Primary School is an essential guide for all student and practising primary school teachers, instrumental teachers and community musicians involved in music with children. It explores teaching and learning music with the whole class and provides a framework for successful…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13

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