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“A Different Kind of Goose Bump”

Charles Beale.

in The Oxford Handbook of Choral Pedagogy

April 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy. 8275 words.

This chapter examines the musical practices and procedures of choruses such as the famous Gay Men’s Chorus within the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) communities of the...

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Ableism and Social Justice

Alice-Ann Darrow.

in The Oxford Handbook of Social Justice in Music Education

December 2015; p ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7101 words.

Many of the societal injustices historically perpetrated against persons with disabilities are well known: educational segregation, inaccessible public buildings and programs, and lack of...

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Adult Community Choruses

Susan Avery.

in The Oxford Handbook of Choral Pedagogy

April 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy. 7870 words.

When considering teaching and conducting diverse populations in community choirs, one must begin with discussions of the phenomenon itself: a description of the term, a brief history of...

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Adult Music Learning in Formal, Nonformal, and Informal Contexts

Kari K. Veblen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 2

September 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy. 5692 words.

This article examines current research and practice in formal, nonformal, and informal learning for adult music students. In a formal setting, the teacher controls the materials, pacing,...

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Air de Cour

Michael Bane.

in Music

P ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 8554 words.

The air de cour (courtly song) is a genre of secular vocal music produced in France during the late 16th and first half of the 17th century. The term first appeared in a collection of...

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Akira Ifukube

Brooke McCorkle.

in Music

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 4633 words.

Akira Ifukube (b. 31 May 1914–d. 8 February 2006) was among the most prolific and popular Japanese composers of the 20th century. Ifukube’s life and music illustrate the progress of...

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Alban Berg

David Headlam.

in Music

P ublished online October 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7176 words.

Alban Berg (b. 1885–d. 1935) was the youngest of three composers, along with his teacher Arnold Schoenberg and colleague Anton von Webern, known as the “Second Viennese School.” The three...

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Alfred Schnittke

Peter Schmelz.

in Music

P ublished online February 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7648 words.

Alfred Schnittke (Al’fred Garrievič Šnitke, b. 1934–d. 1998), a composer of Jewish-German ancestry born in Russia, became one of the most recorded and performed composers writing in the...

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All Theoried Up and Nowhere to Go

Bennett Reimer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 2

September 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy. 1522 words.

This article considers the influence of the National Society for the Study of Education Yearbook, Basic Concepts in Music Education (1958), on the actions of music teachers. The Yearbook...

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Amateur and Professional Music Making at Dartington International Summer School

Hermione Ruck Keene and Lucy Green.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Making and Leisure

February 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy. 10437 words.

Music summer schools in the United Kingdom offer a holiday context for “serious leisure” for amateurs, and high-level tuition for aspiring professionals. The majority exist in distinct...

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