Articles about Education

Musik und Gottesdienst (2016) Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 2-7


My Music: Julian Ovenden
Gramophone (2016) Vol. 93, pp. 130


What Makes Warm-Ups So Important?
The Pitch Pipe (2016) Vol. 69, No. 4, pp. 14-15


Presage: What Knowledge and Experience Higher Education Songwriting Students Bring to the Classroom
IASPM Journal (2015) Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 157-180

This study analyses the responses of seventy-six students from three Australian higher education institutions in New South Wales entering the songwriting classroom for the first time. While it was assumed that most students had previously composed songs, their views on, ...

Creative Conceptualisation: Nurturing Creative Practice Through the Popular Music Pedagogy of Live Recording Production
IASPM Journal (2015) Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 139-156

Record production is a major aspect of many tertiary-based popular music education programs. It is a practice that involves the capturing of an artist’s vision and is realised when that vision draws an emotional response from the listener. In professional ...

A Snapshot of Music History Teaching to Undergraduate Music Majors, 2011–2012: Curricula, Methods, Assessment, and Objectives
Journal of Music History Pedagogy (2015) Vol. 5, No. 2

A survey of 232 music history teachers representing 204 institutions in the U.S. and Canada gathered descriptive data on the design, teaching methods, assessment and objectives for music history for undergraduate music majors in 2011–2012. On average, 8.5% (i.e. nine ...