A history of American music education

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A 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, educational, and sociological aspects of the subject, always putting it in the context of the history of the United States. It offers the most complete information on professional organizations, materials, techniques, and personalities of any publication.

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Contents

The Ancient Jewish Tradition
3
Music Education from the Early Christian Era to
18
1 The Guidonian Hand from Emil Naumann
27
Early Music Education in the New World
45
The New England Roots of American Music Education
68
1 Directions for reading Tufts distinctive notation
75
2 Page 95 of Isaac Gerhart and Johann J Eyer Choral
85
Building a Nation
111
The Broadening Music Curriculum
288
The Music Educators National Conference Matures
336
Music Education after 1950
347
American Education after 1950
383
Government Foundation and NotforProfit Support
394
New Foundations of Music Education
415
New Curricular Foundations of Music Education
436
The Twentyfirst Century
448

The Pestalozzian Education Reform Movement
123
Music Education in an Industrializing America
185
The Development of Professional Education Organizations
231
The Beginning of the Music Educators National Conference
252
Reflections
456
Index
463
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