Music Education from a Slightly Outside Perspective

Håkan Lundström

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 2

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780199928019
Published online November 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Music

 Music Education from a Slightly Outside Perspective

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This article focuses on the ways people gain sufficient musical knowledge to be able to learn songs and transmit these to others. It discusses music learning in an oral culture; an anthropological view of learning; and challenges for music education.

Keywords: music education; music learning; oral transmission; music culture; anthropology; ethnomusicology

Article.  2394 words. 

Subjects: Music ; Music Education and Pedagogy

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