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Carmen
Romantic opera from 1874

Carmen (French pronunciation: ​[kaʁmɛn]; Spanish: [ˈkarmen]) is an opera in four acts by French composer Georges Bizet. The libretto was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy, based on a novella of the same title by Prosper Mérimée. The opera ...

Laura Ritchie
Dr. Laura Ritchie is a teacher, researcher, performer, and learner. She enables people to realise their goals through positive achievement. Laura’s teaching is heavily influenced by her research into students’ beliefs about the...
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Margaret Marshall
Margaret Anne Marshall OBE (born 4 January 1949) is a Scottish soprano. Marshall was born in Stirling. Her career started in the 1970s and she has sung a wide range of classical and operatic roles. Her achievements were recogni...
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Predicting Performance Achievement of Beginning Band Students - Second Year Results
Contributions to Music Education (1992) Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 46-59

The purpose of this study was to investigate the ability of seven variables to predict performance achievement of beginning band students at the end of two years of instruction. The predictor variables included musical aptitude, scholastic ability, math achievement, reading ...

... second year of instruction, student performance achievement was evaluated through the use of rating ... strongest relationship to performance achievement. As in the first year of the investigation, reading ... for only 7% of the variance in adjudicator ratings of student performance achievement, a slight increase over year one of the study. ...
The Effect of Mental Practice on the Performance Achievement of High School Trombonists
Contributions to Music Education (2005) Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 75-93

This study investigated the effectiveness of mental practice on the performance achievement of high school trombonists and the relationships among locus of control, audiation and performance achievement. A volunteer sample of high school trombonists (N = 20) were randomly assigned ...

... This study investigated the effectiveness of mental practice on the performance achievement of high ... representation—reflective listening during performance. The dependent variable, performance achievement, was ... -test performance scores. Pearson correlations revealed significant relationships (r = .46 to .52) between audiation and performance achievement. ...
Symphony No. 5
Classical symphony from 1808

The Symphony No. 5 in C minor of Ludwig van Beethoven, Op. 67, was written between 1804–1808. It is one of the best-known compositions in classical music, and one of the most frequently played symphonies. First performed in Vienna's Theater ...

... experiences on musical performance is studied. The resulting mental activity creates certain performance activity. ...
... ." Preparation and performance issues for each piece are discussed. ...
... A commentary discusses the concept of scholarship and musical performance, which suffers because ...
The Effect of Sight-Reading Instructions on Performance Achievement of Wind Players in a High School Band
Visions of Research in Music Education (2015) Vol. 26, pp. 1-25

The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of sight-reading instruction on the performance achievement of instrumentalists. Participants (N=30) were high school band students divided into treatment (n=16) and control (n=14) groups. Participants engaged in pretest and posttest ...

... for sight-reading accuracy using the Watkins-Farnum Performance Scale and for performance achievement ... consecutive band rehearsals before posttest assessments. Performance achievement of participants in the ... of this study was to examine the effect of sight-reading instruction on the performance achievement ...
Parental Involvement, Gender, and Learning Outcomes Among Instrumentalists
Contributions to Music Education (1994) Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 73-89

This study examined relationships among selected aspects of parental involvement and gender upon musical performance achievement, cognitive musical achievement, and attitudes toward music of instrumental music students. Subjects were 406 instrumental music students (grades 4-12) from five school districts in ...

... musical performance achievement, cognitive musical achievement, and attitudes toward music of ... subjects than for female subjects between achievement (cognitive & performance) measure scores and ... fathers' involvement than either mothers' involvement or both parents' involvement for achievement (cognitive & performance) measure scores. ...
... child's academic performance. Schellenberg believes that evidence linking musical children to ... higher achievement in school can be better explained by such children coming from privileged backgrounds and having better educated and wealthier parents. ...
... individuals can choose to make their own performance more satisfying, is reviewed (Broadway Books, 2003). ...