ERIC Number: EJ260590
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Instrumental Music...A Success Opportunity.
Roesene, Paul E.
Music Educators Journal, v68 n8 p37-39 Apr 1982
Discusses methods for teaching instrumental music skills to educable mentally handicapped children. The author advocates consistent rules for equipment handling and playing position, frequent positive feedback from teachers, private lessons, rote-learning of music, and group playing experiences. Appropriate music training significantly improved children's learning habits and social skills. (AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A