Articles about Polls And Surveys

Year in Review '15: Readers' Poll
JazzTimes (2016) Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 32-33


The Role of the Dissertation in Music Education Doctoral Programs
Journal of Music Teacher Education (Online) (2016) Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 65-77

This survey study was designed to determine attributes of, and attitudes toward, the doctoral dissertation. Of particular interest was music education faculty awareness and implementation of project-based dissertations as alternatives to traditional dissertations. Respondents, music education program heads at doctoral ...

Musculoskeletal Pain In Trombonists: Results from the UNT Trombone Health Survey
Medical Problems of Performing Artists (2016) Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 87-95

The trombone is a popular, versatile, and unique member of the brass family of musical instruments. Yet the musculoskeletal health concerns of trombonists are grossly understudied. The purpose of this study was to develop and apply a novel online research ...

"JT" Notes: An "Epic" Crossover
JazzTimes (2016) Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 6


Tuition fees Survey
Music Teacher (2016) Vol. 95, No. 5, pp. 49


Perceptions of Course Value and Issues of Specialization in Undergraduate Music Teacher Education Curricula
Journal of Music Teacher Education (Online) (2016) Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 13-24

Music educators (n = 601) responded to a survey designed to investigate what undergraduate music education curricular changes might be desired to better serve the profession. Participants rated the value of the 20 most common types of courses in a ...

Describing Speech Usage in Daily Activities in Typical Adults
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 42-52

"Speech usage" refers to what people want or need to do with their speech to meet communication demands in life roles. The purpose of this study was to contribute to validation of the Levels of Speech Usage scale by providing ...

Vocal Hygiene Habits and Vocal Handicap Among Conservatory Students of Classical Singing
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 192-197

This study sought to assess classical singing students' compliance with vocal hygiene practices identified in the literature and to explore the relationship between self-reported vocal hygiene practice and self-reported singing voice handicap in this population. The primary hypothesis was that ...

Doctoral Students in Music Education: Occupational Identity, Career Intent and Commitment, and Confidence for Teaching In Higher Education
Journal of Music Teacher Education (Online) (2016) Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 13-27

The purpose of this study was to examine music education doctoral students' shifting occupational identity beliefs, career intent and commitment, and overall confidence for teaching in higher education. A total of 124 music education doctoral students, enrolled at 29 institutions ...

Are They Ready to Teach With Technology? An Investigation of Technology Instruction in Music Teacher Education Programs
Journal of Music Teacher Education (Online) (2016) Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 78-90

The purpose of this research was to investigate the type, quantity, and effects of technology instruction currently being provided to undergraduate music education majors. Undergraduate participants (n = 46) at 10 degree-granting institutions completed an online survey on the technology ...