Songs in Their Heads: Music and its Meaning in Children's Lives, Second Edition / Edition 2

Songs in Their Heads: Music and its Meaning in Children's Lives, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Patricia Campbell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195382528

ISBN-13: 9780195382525

Pub. Date: 12/24/2010

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


Songs in Their Heads is a vivid and engaging book that bridges the disciplines of music education, ethnomusicology, and folklore. This revised and expanded edition includes additional case studies, updated illustrative material, and a new section exploring the relationship between children's musical practices and current technological advances. Designed…  See more details below

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Songs in Their Heads is a vivid and engaging book that bridges the disciplines of music education, ethnomusicology, and folklore. This revised and expanded edition includes additional case studies, updated illustrative material, and a new section exploring the relationship between children's musical practices and current technological advances. Designed as a text or supplemental text for a variety of music education methods courses, as well as a reference for music specialists and classroom teachers, this book can also help parents understand and enhance their own children's music making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195382525
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/24/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
249,919
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Musical Children
Part I In Music: Children at Musical Play
Narrative Tales
The Tales
Reflections

Part II On Music: Conversations with Children
A Flexible System
The Conversations
Reflections

Part III For Children: Prospects for Their Musical Education
Who They Musically Are
All That They Can Musically Be
Musical Mosaics

Afterword
Appendix I
Appendix II
Notes
References

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