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The Artist Within Me (A Teacher's Year of Creative Discovery)
John Jacobson - Hal Leonard Corporation

John Jacobson - one of America's best-loved musical personalities is known for sharing his passion, humor and insights with students and teachers, helping them to revitalize and re-energize. Now, he has... view details

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Assessment in Music Education (Integrating Curriculum, Theory, and Practice)
ed. Timothy Brophy - GIA Publications

The product of an international symposium on music assessment,  this compilation of 27 papers examines four key components of the symposium: 1. The purpose of assessment in music education; 2. The facilitating... view details

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Conducting Technique Etudes (Laban-Based Etudes for Class or Individual Practice)
James Jordan - GIA Publications

In this volume of etudes for conductors, James Jordan details a ground-breaking pedagogy for the development of conducting skills. This method is based on a sequential harmonic process to inform and define... view details

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From the Stage to the Studio (How Fine Musicians Become Great Teachers)
Laurie Scott & Cornelia Watkins - Oxford University Press

This book provides the tools and information necessary for musicians to become effective teachers in terms useful to pedagogy teachers, applied music instructors, and young music students learning to teach... view details

Instrumental Music Education (Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony)
Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius & Mitchell Lutch - Routledge & Kegan

Intended for college instrumental music education majors studying to be band and orchestra directors at the elementary, middle school or high school level.  This textbook presents an extensive look at the... view details

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Making Musical Meaning (Unlocking the Value of Music Education in the Age of Innovation)
Elizabeth Sokolowski - GIA Publications

This book serves as an important bridge between passion and practical implementation of music learning in the classroom.  Topics covered include rigor and relevance, a professional framework for teaching,... view details

The Practice of Assessment in Music Education
Timothy Brophy - GIA Publications

Can assessing student music learning in the classroom improve music teaching and learning?  The answer is a resounding "Yes!" according to 163 assessment scholars, researchers, music administrators, students,... view details

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Music Assessment Across Cultures and Continents (The Culture of Shared Practice)
Tim Brophy - GIA Publications

What are the purposes of music education assessment?  What are the best strategies and techniques?  How does assessment improve music teaching and learning?  What are the shared research priorities for music... view details

Teaching Music Through Composition (A Curriculum Using Technology)
Barbara Freedman - Oxford University Press

This books offers a practical, fully multimedia curriculum designed to teach basic musical concepts through the creative process of music composition.  Music educator Barbara Freedman presents classroom-tested... view details