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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published books in the subject of Music — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Teaching Music Creatively

    By Pam Burnard, Regina Murphy

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    Offering a brand new approach to teaching music in the primary classroom, Teaching Music Creatively provides training and qualified teachers with a comprehensive understanding of how to effectively deliver a creative music curriculum. Exploring research-informed teaching ideas, diverse practices...

    Published May 29th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning Music

    Edited by Jonathan Savage

    The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning Music draws on extracts from the published work of some of the most influential education writers to provide insight, guidance and clarity about key issues affecting Music teachers. The book brings together key extracts from classic and contemporary...

    Published April 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Music for Early Learning

    Songs and musical activities to support children's development

    By Linda Bance

    Is my singing good enough? What should I do with instruments? How can I create a rich and exciting musical environment which will allow for both child and adult led musical activity? Singing, dancing and music-making comes naturally to young children, but we as adults often lack confidence in our...

    Published June 26th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Teaching Music Musically (Classic Edition)

    By Keith Swanwick

    Series: Routledge Education Classic Edition

    'There are countless gems within these pages ... Swanwick seems to write from more experience as a musician and teacher than most others who write for this audience. There is a real sense of his having been there.’ - Patricia Shehan Campbell, Professor of Music, University of Washington, USA '......

    Published October 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. Making Music in the Primary School

    Whole Class Instrumental and Vocal Teaching

    Edited by Nick Beach, Julie Evans, Gary Spruce

    Making Music in the Primary School is an essential guide for all student and practising primary school teachers, instrumental teachers and community musicians involved in music with children. It explores teaching and learning music with the whole class and provides a framework for successful...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Instrumental Music Education

    Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony

    By Evan Feldman, Ari Contzius

    Instrumental Music Education: Teaching with the Musical and Practical in Harmony is 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 topics...

    Published September 30th 2010 by Routledge

  7. Supporting Children’s Creativity through Music, Dance, Drama and Art

    Creative conversations in the Early Years

    Edited by Fleur Griffiths

    There is a growing awareness in Early Years education that an essential part of children’s development involves creative engagement through language, gestures, body movements, drawing and music; creating shared meanings in playful contexts. Supporting Children’s Creativity through Music, Dance,...

    Published November 30th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Music Education in Your Hands

    An Introduction for Future Teachers

    By Michael L. Mark, Patrice Madura

    Music Education in Your Hands is a textbook for the introductory course in Music Education. Written for future classroom music teachers, the book provides an overview of the music education system , illuminating the many topics that music educators need to know, including technology, teaching...

    Published November 19th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Becoming a Choral Music Teacher

    A Field Experience Workbook

    By Patrice Madura Ward-Steinman

    This textbook prepares Music Education and Choral Conducting majors to be effective middle school and high school choral music teachers. It fully integrates the choral field experience for hands-on learning and reflection and allows the student to observe and teach the book’s principles. It covers...

    Published October 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  10. Teaching Music in American Society

    A Social and Cultural Understanding of Music Education

    By Steven N. Kelly

    Teaching Music in American Society is a comprehensive textbook designed for students who seek to be certified in music education to teach K-12 music in American public and private schools. It covers the issues facing music education, including the functional role of music within school environments...

    Published November 25th 2008 by Routledge