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Creech, Andrea – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
This paper explores patterns of interpersonal behaviour amongst teachers and pupils during one-to-one instrumental lessons. It was hypothesised that these patterns might differ in systematic ways, according to an existing model of six interaction "types" developed within a systems theory perspective and based on measures of interpersonal control…
Descriptors: Music Education, Musical Instruments, Teacher Student Relationship, Music Teachers
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Cain, Tim – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
This article considers some paradigms of educational research, and their relation to teachers' action research in their classrooms or studios. The positivist/scientific paradigm and the interpretive/naturalist paradigm are examined, with reference to two cases of music teachers' action research studies. These studies are found to be flawed because…
Descriptors: Music Teachers, Action Research, Classroom Research, Models
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Blom, Diana; Encarnacao, John – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
The study investigates criteria chosen by music students for peer and self assessment of both the rehearsal process and performance outcome of their rock groups. The student-chosen criteria and their explanations of these criteria were analysed in relation to Birkett's skills taxonomy of "soft" and "hard" skills. In the rehearsal process, students…
Descriptors: Peer Evaluation, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Evaluation Criteria, Rock Music
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Gower, Lily; McDowall, Janet – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Interactive music video games are a readily available, mainstream technology but they are not generally seen as educative tools. Nor are they established within school teaching and learning environments. This study investigated children's use of these games from a music education perspective. Nine children, aged 9-11 years, and two specialist…
Descriptors: Music Education, Video Games, Interactive Video, Children
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Bartleet, Brydie-Leigh – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
This paper explores the relationship between school music and community music in Australia. While many Australian schools and community music activities tend to exist in relative isolation from one another, a range of unique school-community collaborations can be found throughout the country. Drawing on insights from "Sound Links," one…
Descriptors: Music Education, Music, Music Activities, School Community Relationship
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van Niekerk, Caroline; Typpo, Maria – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
In a recent article, "Sttepping in the right direction? Western classical music in an orchestral programme for disadvantaged African youth," "sttepping" was noted as no spelling error. The same applies here; reference is to STTEP Music School, an outreach project at the University of Pretoria. STTEP teaches the playing of…
Descriptors: Classical Music, Disadvantaged, Music Theory, Outreach Programs
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Garvis, Susanne; Pendergast, Donna – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
For students in Years 1-10 in Queensland, Australia, The Arts (hereafter referred to as "arts") is one of eight Key Learning Areas in the core curriculum. Yet, while arts--comprising five strands including music--is a mandatory component of the curriculum, implementation varies widely. This occurs for a range of reasons, one of which is…
Descriptors: Music Education, Art Education, Core Curriculum, Curriculum Implementation
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Marin, Cristina; Echeverria, Ma Puy Perez; Hallam, Susan – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Musical scores constitute a key element in the development of expertise in musicians from western tonal traditions, since they act as a mediator between the performer and the music itself. Our aim was to study the role of musical scores in instrumental performance practice by analysing the process of learning a new piece of music, as well as the…
Descriptors: Expertise, Music Education, Student Attitudes, Musicians
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Lamont, Alexandra; Daubney, Alison; Spruce, Gary – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Within the context of British initiatives in music education such as the Wider Opportunities programme in England and the recommendations of the Music Manifesto emphasising the importance of singing in primary schools, the current paper explores examples of good practice in whole-class vocal tuition. The research included seven different primary…
Descriptors: Music Education, Singing, Musicians, Foreign Countries
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Cyster, Drew – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Transition from primary to secondary school in the UK has received considerable attention in educational research over the last few decades, although specific focus on transition in music has only been relatively recently addressed. Research by Mills (1996) and Marshall and Hargreaves (2007, 2008) draws upon both general and music-specific studies…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Beginning Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Music Teachers
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Wu, Sinae – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Since the 1960s, there has been a growing awareness of the need for cultural plurality in Europe (Drummond et al., 2005). Globalisation and technological development stimulate rapid exchanges between today's diverse and hybrid societies.
Descriptors: Music Education, Cultural Pluralism, Global Approach, Foreign Countries
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McPhail, Graham – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
This paper discusses recent developments in the senior music curriculum in New Zealand. I suggest that school music is in transition from its clearly defined origins to its "regionalisation" by new content and knowledge. The concepts of knowledge differentiation and verticality are considered in relation to the subject's now diverse…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Curriculum, Music Education, Curriculum Development
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Biasutti, Michele – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
This paper reports on the compositional processes of an Italian rock band whilst composing a new piece over seven group composing sessions. The band members were videotaped during the group composing sessions in their rehearsal room. A qualitative analysis of the video recordings was performed using the Constant Comparative Method. In the…
Descriptors: Musical Composition, Rock Music, Musicians, Case Studies
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Perkmen, Serkan; Cevik, Beste; Alkan, Mahir – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
Guided by three theoretical frameworks in vocational psychology, (i) theory of work adjustment, (ii) two factor theory, and (iii) value discrepancy theory, the purpose of this study was to investigate Turkish pre-service music teachers' values and the role of fit between person and environment in understanding vocational satisfaction. Participants…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Music Teachers, Values, Personality Theories
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Brandstrom, Sture; Soderman, Johan; Thorgersen, Ketil – British Journal of Music Education, 2012
The purpose of this article is to analyse three case study examples of musical "folkbildning" in Sweden. The first case study is from the establishment of the state-funded Framnas Folk High Music School in the middle of the last century. The second case study, Hagstrom's music education, is from the same time but describes a music school…
Descriptors: Music Education, Music, Foreign Countries, Case Studies
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