Articles about Performance Achievement

Effects of Music Instruction With Bamboo Xylophone Accompaniment on Singing Achievement Among Second-Grade Children
Update (2015) Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 13-19

The aim of this research is to determine the effect of music instruction with bamboo xylophone as harmonic accompaniment on the singing achievement of second-grade children. Eighty children (N = 80) from four randomly selected classes in two different public ...

Performing Your Self? Autonomy and Self-Expression in the Work of Jazz Musicians and Classical String Players
Music Performance Research (2010) Vol. 3.1, pp. 42-60

This paper presents research on the demands made on musicians by performing classical music ans jazz respectively, drawing on data from semi-structured interviews with 18 young musicians. The participants (nine freelance classical string players and nine freelance jazz musicians) ranged ...