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Martin, Jodie L. – British Journal of Music Education, 2018
Music notation is intrinsic in the composition and performance of Western art music and also in its analysis and research. The process of writing about music remains underexplored, in particular how excerpts of music notation are selected and arranged in a written text, and how that text describes and contextualises the excerpts. This article…
Descriptors: Music, Music Education, Writing (Composition), Writing Processes
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Haddon, Elizabeth – British Journal of Music Education, 2009
A survey of final-year music students at the University of York for the Investigating Musical Performance research project found that 45% (23 of the 51 students in the year group) regularly gave instrumental or vocal lessons. Semi-structured interviews with 16 students revealed a range of teaching activities including workshop leading, one-to-one…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Music, Interviews, Educational Opportunities
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Gaunt, Helena – British Journal of Music Education, 2007
This paper presents findings from action research in a conservatoire (the Guildhall School of Music & Drama) which focused on teaching and learning effective breathing in playing the oboe. A range of approaches and techniques emerged from a literature review. These were implemented in practice with oboe students at the Guildhall School, and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music, Music Education, Musical Instruments
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Parsonage, Catherine; Fadnes, Petter Frost; Taylor, James – British Journal of Music Education, 2007
Academic study has become a more significant part of a conservatoire education in recent times, but it has not always informed performance as effectively as it might. There is a need for further development of an academic curriculum that is specifically relevant to performers, in which the links between theory and practice are made explicit rather…
Descriptors: Music, Music Activities, Music Education, College Students
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Barratt, Elisabeth; Moore, Hilary – British Journal of Music Education, 2005
This article presents the results of research into methods and scorings for jazz assessment in Trinity College of Music, London, focusing on the possibility of introducing group assessment. It considers the advantages of group assessment methods, contrasting these with the more traditional approach, firmly established in conservatoires, of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Education, College Students, Musicians