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Nash, Sandra – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2014
Kindergartener and Dalcroze teacher, Heather Gell (1896-1988), brought music to thousands of Australian children and adults. The community touched by Gell was vast: it included her classes in studios and teacher training colleges, "listeners in" to her radio programs, viewers of her television programs, Dalcroze trainees, and people in…
Descriptors: Music Education, Specialists, Music Teachers, Profiles
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Pope, Joan – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2014
The London School of Dalcroze Eurhythmics (LSDE) was established in 1913, and a significant figure in its history was the remarkable Cecilia John, one of seven Australians to complete the three-year course between 1917 and 1927. Apart from two short visits to Australia, John lived and taught in England for the remainder of her life. Following the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Education, Music, Teaching Methods
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Southcott, Jane – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2014
There is a universality to the sight of groups of children celebrating public events. These groups might be large or small but teachers and students put much time and effort into preparing performances for appreciative audiences. These events occur across cultures and countries, are commonplace and expected but also highly memorable to…
Descriptors: Ceremonies, Music Activities, Cultural Activities, Nationalism
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Power, Anne – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2014
This report captures the variety of music education research between 2012-2014 and covers a range of topics and events such as the International Society for Music Education (ISME) 2012, Australian Society for Music Education (ASME) 2013 and Australian and New Zealand Association for Research in Music Education (ANZARME) 2014.
Descriptors: Music Education, Educational Research, Scholarship, Faculty Development
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Rogers, Melissa – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
The nature of skill acquisition has long been of interest to music educators. This study considers the research context for relationships between aural dictation, sight singing, performance and composition skills. Then, relationships between these skill areas are quantitatively investigated using data from the Australian New South Wales Music 2…
Descriptors: Music Education, Music Reading, Singing, Musical Composition
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Grant, Catherine – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
For several reasons, current models of tertiary education seem unviable. A shifting educational landscape with rising student numbers, an increasingly diverse student cohort, and high levels of student disengagement have led to concerns about the continued relevance of "traditional" teaching and learning methods. At the same time, the…
Descriptors: Music Education, College Students, Teaching Methods, Blended Learning
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Cain, Melissa; Lindblom, Shari; Walden, Jennifer – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
Cross-cultural music education can motivate children to look at music in fresh ways and awaken their imagination to new possibilities and ways of thinking. This paper presents the voices of three practitioners experienced in, and passionate about the field of culturally diverse music education. Over the past 25 years the presenters have ignited an…
Descriptors: Music Education, Multicultural Education, Cultural Pluralism, Educational Innovation
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Garvis, Susanne; Lemon, Narelle – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
The Arts are an important part of curriculum in Australia. While it is an important area of the curriculum, teachers may not share the same views of importance. Views and perceptions about the Arts are formed during the beginning phase of teaching which includes pre-service teacher education. This important period of belief development can provide…
Descriptors: Art, Art Education, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education
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Powell, Sarah J. – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
This paper investigates musical and personal success from the perspective of Australian boys and men who participate in choir. Findings have been taken from a larger study, which seeks to understand the way in which male notions of success, masculinity and identity influence their choral participation. Participants from four choirs indicated that…
Descriptors: Males, Singing, Music Activities, Masculinity
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Baker, William J.; King, Heidi – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
Learning walks can be defined as ongoing, structured classroom visits by senior teachers and other colleagues intended to gather data about teaching and learning through observation and interaction with students. Used in areas such as classroom teaching, learning walks are designed to support professional learning for educators and encourage…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Education, Music Teachers, Reflective Teaching
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Power, Anne – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
Service learning in tertiary education is about partnerships between higher education institutions and communities, as co-generators of knowledge. Arts programs in service learning engage what Rendon (2009) calls "sentipensante" (sensing/thinking) pedagogy, in which critical examinations of ways of thinking and doing sit alongside…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Music Teachers, Service Learning, International Programs
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Goopy, Jason – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
Music education is often advocated as having "extra-musical effects" contributing to the development of the whole child. The pedagogy teachers employ to deliver music programs could affect the significance of such benefits. This paper will review literature documenting how children benefit from receiving music education delivered using…
Descriptors: Music Education, Child Development, Literature Reviews, Delivery Systems
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Naughton, Christopher; Lines, David – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
The three-month "Changing Places" project involved early childhood student teachers working with music students in developing children's music in centres in Auckland, New Zealand. The project set out to challenge the calculative aspect in music learning (Heidegger, 1993). The term calculative in this instance describes learning seen as…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music, Music Education, Early Childhood Education
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Lacey, Genevieve – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
The New Music Network established the Peggy Glanville-Hicks Address in 1999 in honour of one of Australia's great international composers. It is an annual forum for ideas relating to the creation and performance of Australian music. In the spirit of the great Australian composer Peggy Glanville-Hicks, an outstanding advocate of Australian music…
Descriptors: Listening, Music Appreciation, Music Education, Music
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Jeanneret, Neryl; Stevens-Ballenger, Jennifer – Australian Journal of Music Education, 2013
The Inquiry into the Extent, Benefits and Potential of Music Education in Victorian Schools (Parliament of Victoria Education Committee, 2013) has once again highlighted that further support from the university sector is needed in order to improve the quality of music education in primary schools. The report calls for "a greater focus on…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music, Music Education, Elementary Education
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