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By Lucy Green

This pioneering publication unearths how the song lecture room can draw upon the area of well known musicians' casual studying practices, to be able to realize and foster more than a few musical talents and data that experience lengthy been neglected inside song schooling. It investigates how a long way casual studying practices are attainable and fascinating in a school room context; how they could impact younger kids' musical ability and data acquisition; and the way they could swap the methods scholars take heed to, comprehend and relish track as serious listeners, not just relating to what they already be aware of, yet past. It examines scholars' motivations in the direction of tune schooling, their autonomy as beginners, and their skill to paintings co-operatively in teams with out educational counsel from lecturers. It indicates how we will wake up scholars' understanding in their personal musicality, quite those that would possibly not rather be reached by means of song schooling, placing the possibility of musical improvement and participation into their very own fingers. Bringing casual studying practices right into a tuition surroundings is difficult for academics. it could seem to clash with their perspectives of professionalism, and will every now and then appear to run opposed to authentic academic discourses, pedagogic equipment and curricular necessities. yet any clash is extra obvious than actual, for this ebook exhibits how casual studying practices can introduce clean, positive methods for tune academics to appreciate and technique their paintings. It deals a severe pedagogy for song, no longer as mere thought, yet as an analytical account of practices that have essentially inspired the views of the lecturers concerned. via its grounded examples and discussions of different methods to school room paintings and school room kinfolk, the booklet reaches out past song to different curriculum matters, and wider debates approximately pedagogy and curriculum.

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