ERIC Number: EJ545329
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Walter Turnbull: Understanding the Power of Music.
Teaching Music, v4 n2 p35-36,48 Oct 1996
Presents an interview with Walter Turnbull, founder and conductor of Boys Choir of Harlem (New York). Turnbull discusses the origins of the choir and the positive affects it has had on its many participants. He also discusses the role of music in arts education and the importance of the arts in the curriculum. (MJP)
Descriptors: Black Education, Blacks, Choral Music, Community Support, Cultural Activities, Disadvantaged Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrichment Activities, Extracurricular Activities, Music Education, Music Teachers, Religious Factors, Singing, Student Improvement, Vocal Music, Youth Problems
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
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