Embracing New Digital Technologies: Now and into the Future

Bradley Merrick

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

 Embracing New Digital Technologies: Now and into the Future

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This article assesses the impact of new digital technologies on music education. It argues that music teachers have an obligation to understand and integrate the technologies that students bring into their classrooms. New digital technologies must be seen as instruments in their own right, and used to facilitate the development of knowledge and innovative approaches to exploring and understanding music among various emerging learning communities.

Keywords: music education; music curriculum; music learning; digital technology

Article.  1161 words. 

Subjects: Music ; Music Education and Pedagogy

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