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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 15 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. 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

  2. Debates in Music Teaching

    Edited by Chris Philpott, Gary Spruce

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Music Teaching encourages student and practising teachers to engage with contemporary issues and developments in music education. It aims to introduce a critical approach to the central concepts and practices that have influenced major interventions and initiatives in music teaching, and...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in the Secondary School… The Arts

    Drama, Visual Art, Music and Design

    By Martin Fautley, Jonathan Savage

    Series: Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in...

    The school curriculum is a contested arena. There are competing pressures from those who advocate that it should be constructed on a subject specific basis, whereas at the other end of the continuum is the stance taken by this book, that learning, and especially learning in the arts, can transcend...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. A Practical Guide to Teaching Music in the Secondary School

    Edited by Julie Evans, Chris Philpott

    Series: Routledge Teaching Guides

    A Practical Guide to Teaching Music in the Secondary School provides valuable support, guidance and creative ideas for student teachers, mentors and practising teachers who want to develop their music teaching. Written to accompany the successful textbook Learning to Teach Music in the Secondary...

    Published April 5th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Learning to Teach Music in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Christopher Philpott, Gary Spruce

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    This new edition has been thoroughly revised to take account of recent changes to the curriculum. With a focus on evidence-based practice, this book aims to develop open and reflective practitioners who will critically examine their own and others’ ideas about music education and the way in which...

    Published November 22nd 2006 by Routledge