Understanding Contemporary Music: A Teaching Manual for Secondary and Primary School Teachers

Understanding Contemporary Music: A Teaching Manual for Secondary and Primary School Teachers

by Editorial Team of the ISCM Contemporary Music Educ Campaign

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$150.00

Overview

The teaching kit, a set of fifteen volumes, is designed and written by music experts and educators in Hong Kong. It consists of fifteen modules, each dealing with a specific topic, including "How to listen to contemporary music," "Minimalism and simplicity," "Jazz," "Keys, scales, modes and tunings," "Experimental and avant-garde," "East-West interaction," and "Environmental music and sound installation." All modules are supported by a selection of musical examples and a list of recommended recordings by renowned composers. In addition, each module includes a range of classroom activities, all carefully designed to help students develop their music skills, creativity and other skills such as critical thinking, collaboration, communication and IT skills. The teaching kit comes with two audio CDs and one VCD as musical demonstration.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789629962142
Publisher: Chinese University Press, The
Publication date: 04/03/2007
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 11.25(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Editorial Team: Edward Ho (Chief Editor), Dr. Estella Cham Lai Suk-ching, Dr. Chan Ming-chi, Dr. Kenneth Kwan, Mr. Arthur Chan, Ms. Catherine Chou, Mr. Derek Wu, Ms. Esther Chan, Ms. Chow Kin-ping, Ms. Liu Yuet-ming, Ms. Poon Chiu-fai, Ms. Yung Siu-shan

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