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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Building Community

Barbara M. Tagg.

in Before the Singing

April 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 9214 words.

This chapter presents selected ways in which a children’s choir may reach beyond its own organization to collaborate with others and build community. These include singing with choirs of...

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Meet a Community and Its Arts

Brian Schrag and Kathleen J. Van Buren.

in Make Arts for a Better Life

November 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 8639 words.

Step 1 guides readers through the discovery and description of a community and its arts. It helps readers think about what a community is; choose a community and start a Community Arts...

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Applied Theater and Citizenship in the Puerto Rican Community

David T. Montgomery.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 10165 words.

Applied Theater refers to the practice of theater in nontraditional settings, often with marginalized communities. After providing a brief history of Puerto Rico, the chapter describes...

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The Effects of Gender on the Motivation and Benefits Associated with Community Singing in the UK

Diana Parkinson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Singing

April 2019; p ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Applied Music. 6370 words.

Community singing has become one of the most common forms of active musical participation in Western societies. However, studies carried out across Canada, the USA, Germany and the UK have...

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Queer and Trans People of Color Community Arts Collective

Sandra Jeppesen, Anna Kruzynski and Coco Riot.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 8404 words.

The Ste-Émilie Skillshare is a Montreal-based community “do-it-yourself” (DIY) art space that is run by and for people who identify as trans, two-spirit, queer, indigenous, and/or people of...

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The Voice in Computer Music and Its Relationship to Place, Identity, and Community

Hazel Smith.

in The Oxford Handbook of Computer Music

April 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music. 9551 words.

In computer music, the voice has been used to explore and problematize concepts of place, identity, and community. While the exploration of subjective and social experience through verbal...

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Hamilton, Raphael Thomas [Andy] (1918–2012), saxophonist, bandleader, and community leader

Val Wilmer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Woodwinds; Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Conducting. 1192 words.

Hamilton, Raphael Thomas [Andy] (1918–2012), saxophonist, bandleader, and community leader, was born on 26 March 1918 at Port Maria, Jamaica, the only child of Michael Hamilton, a farmer...

Performing a Family of Practices: Developments in Community Music Therapy across International Contexts

Claire M. Ghetti.

in Music Therapy Perspectives

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Applied Music; Music Therapy; Music Psychology. 9406 words.

Music therapists have brought their practices out of the private treatment setting and into active engagement with communities for the purposes of promoting health and supporting social...

Arts-Based Service Learning with Indigenous Communities

Brydie-Leigh Bartleet and Gavin Carfoot.

in Artistic Citizenship

November 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Applied Music. 8825 words.

This chapter looks at how arts-based service learning with First Peoples can engender intercultural understanding, reconciliation, social justice, and artistic citizenship more broadly. The...

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Shira Chadasha: A New Song for an Old Community

Nir Sadovnik.

in Music Therapy Perspectives

January 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Applied Music; Music Therapy; Music Psychology. 6134 words.

The following clinical case study describes my work providing music therapy to a group of Chasidic teenagers within the context of a special-needs yeshiva in Brooklyn, NY. The case follows...

Technology and the Transmission of Oral Tradition in the Contemporary Jewish Community

Jeffrey A. Summit.

in Resounding Transcendence

April 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology; Applied Music. 6618 words.

In Judaism, scripture is chanted in the synagogue to re-enact the revelation of the Law on Mount Sinai. The musically nuanced performance of Torah requires readers to memorize the...

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Online Music Sites as Sonic Sociotechnical Communities: Identity, Reputation, and Technology at ACIDplanet.com

Trevor Pinch and Katherine Athanasiades.

in The Oxford Handbook of Sound Studies

December 2011; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Sound Studies; Applied Music. 10623 words.

This article focuses upon one form of digital music making that is created and shared among Internet users. Websites dedicated to this new form of musical production and consumption are...

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Specify Goals for a Better Life

Brian Schrag and Kathleen J. Van Buren.

in Make Arts for a Better Life

November 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 8977 words.

Step 2 describes three broad categories of possible goals for community arts programs: identity and sustainability; health and well-being; and human rights. Following a critical discussion...

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Make Arts for a Better Life

Kathleen Van Buren and Brian Shrag.

November 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Applied Music. 352 pages.

Make Arts for a Better Life: A Guide for Working with Communities provides a groundbreaking model for arts advocacy. Drawing upon methods and theories from disciplines such as...

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Traditional Music for the People

Eddie Hsu.

in College Music Curricula for a New Century

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 4941 words.

In this chapter I use Chinese music departments in the PRC and Taiwan as case studies, exploring how the process of institutionalization has reshaped traditional music in the region and how...

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Celebrate and Integrate for Continuity

Brian Schrag and Kathleen J. Van Buren.

in Make Arts for a Better Life

November 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 2113 words.

Step 7 is the final step in the Make Arts process. It includes suggestions for promoting continual creativity within communities and for celebrating both new and older arts forms. It...

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Kubik, Gail Thompson

Alfred W. Cochran.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition. 2352 words.

Kubik, Gail Thompson (05 September 1914–20 July 1984), composer, was born in South Coffeyville, Oklahoma, the son of Henry Kubik, a lumberyard owner, and Evalyn Thompson, a singer and...

Before the Singing

Barbara Tagg.

April 2013; p ublished online May 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Applied Music. 296 pages.

All children must have an opportunity to share the joy of choral music participation—whether in school, church, or community choirs. What happens before the singing begins is critical to...

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Introduction

Robin D. Moore.

in College Music Curricula for a New Century

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 12321 words.

Chapter 1 provides an overview of the many challenges currently facing institutions that offer degrees in applied music. These include the constrained nature of the musical material taught,...

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Noncanonical Pedagogies for Noncanonical Musics

Jack Talty.

in College Music Curricula for a New Century

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Applied Music. 5801 words.

This chapter explores the ways in which a selection of European pedagogues and institutions involved in folk, traditional, world music, and popular music education navigate a world of music...

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