ERIC Number: ED362422
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Music Education Software: A Critical Review of Products. A MicroSIFT Report.
Computer software programs designed to develop or increase musical skills in middle and secondary school students are reviewed in this document. These programs are not designed to be used instead of regular music instruction, but rather to supplement it. Each product review contains the producer, necessary hardware, optimal hardware, price, intended audience, description, and evaluation. The following products are reviewed: CAMUS Melodic Dictation; Harmonious Dictator; Internal Drillmaster; Melodious Dictator; Music FUNdamentals 1, 2, & 3; Music Shapes; Music Theory; Note Blaster; Practical Music Theory, Complete; Sir William Wrong Note version 2; Sketch the Scale version 2.0; and Theory Sampler. (DB)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Software, Computer Software Reviews, High Schools, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Music Education, Skill Development
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, 101 S.W. Main, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204.
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
Note: Product of the Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory Technology Program.