A Concise History of American Music Education

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R&L Education, Aug 28, 2008 - Music - 184 pages
A Concise History of American Music Education covers the history of American music education, from its roots in Biblical times through recent historical events and trends. It describes the educational, philosophical, and sociological aspects of the subject, always putting it in the context of the history of the United States. It offers complete information on professional organizations, materials, techniques, and personalities in music education.
 

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Contents

Chapter 01 MUSIC EDUCATION IN EARLY TIMES
1
A CURRICULAR SUBJECT
31
Chapter 03 PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION ORGANIZATIONS
81
Chapter 04 THE BROADENING MUSIC CURRICULUM
119
Chapter 05 MUSIC EDUCATION EXPANDS
137
Chapter 06 MUSIC EDUCATION IN THE TWENTYFIRST CENTURY
171
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Michael L. Mark is the author of several books, including Contemporary Music Education and Source Readings in Music Education History. He is professor emeritus of Towson University where he also served as dean of the Graduate School.

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