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Soycan, Merve – Online Submission, 2023
Modes have historically been at the centre of music until the end of the Renaissance period, and were ignored for a while with the tonal system in the Baroque period and afterwards. However, in the contemporary period, with the search for new music, they started to gain popularity again and continued to be used as major and minor tonalities.…
Descriptors: Music Education, Teaching Methods, Music Activities, Music Theory
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van Zoelen, E. Joop – Research and Issues in Music Education, 2023
Music students often encouter problems in reading sheet music, because of the complexity of Traditional Music Notation (TMN). Klavar is an alternative music notation system that is simple, intuitive, and easy to learn. Thousands of compositions from many composers are available in Klavar. In its original form, Klavar can be considered as tablature…
Descriptors: Music Education, Music Theory, Music Reading, Musical Composition
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Tom Attah; Esther Cavett; Byron Dueck; Sue Miller; Lauren Redhead – Music Education Research, 2024
This multi-authored article offers accounts of how programmes for teaching music theory within the Western-notated tradition were created in two UK higher education institutions. These accounts are followed by two more discursive reflections on the nature and purpose of music education today, advocating the importance of listening skills and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Education, Music Theory, Higher Education
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Schmuckler, Mark A.; Paolozza, Angelina – Developmental Psychology, 2023
Research on the multisensory control of locomotion has demonstrated that adults exhibit auditory-motor entrainment across an array of contexts. In such work adults will consciously modulate the cadence of their walking when instructed to match their footfalls to an auditory metronome equal to, slower than, or faster than, their natural walking…
Descriptors: Auditory Stimuli, Physical Activities, Toddlers, Foreign Countries
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Williams, Sarin – Journal of General Music Education, 2023
Although there is a consensus that it is important to teach jazz and the skill of improvisation inherent within it, many feel unprepared to do so. This article presents a simple way for beginners to improvise through the blues scale and harmonic progression at any present skill level in kindergarten through high school general music coursework.…
Descriptors: Music Education, Skill Development, Creative Activities, Music Activities
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Adam Rosinski – International Association for Development of the Information Society, 2023
This paper presents the results of a research conducted in a group of Youth Palace in Olsztyn participants. Two different keyboards were used in the experiment to teach how to recognize the timbres of selected musical instruments. Obtained results clearly showed that musical education with the use of keyboards significantly develops timbre hearing…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Musical Instruments, Music Education, Music Activities
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Gök, Murat – International Journal of Education and Literacy Studies, 2023
This research aims to reveal secondary school students' cognitive and conceptual learning levels in music lessons. In the research, cognitive and conceptual learning competencies in music lessons were discussed in line with students' musical literacy and other musical learning contexts. In this direction, the musical symbol, term, and concept…
Descriptors: Music Education, Middle School Students, Student Evaluation, Literacy
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Berk Ceviz – Shanlax International Journal of Education, 2023
The aim of this study is to prepare activity-based lesson plans for amateur guitar education to teach note theory and practice on guitar, and to test the effectiveness of this teaching method. The research model is a single-group pretest-posttest design, and it was carried out with 5 students at the beginner level for 4 lessons of instructional…
Descriptors: Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Music Theory, Music Education
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Emge, Jeffrey; Smith, Nathan – Texas Music Education Research, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused adverse effects on instrumental music teaching and concerts, including those involving wind instruments. Many schools now use bell covers and air filters during rehearsals and performances to help prevent aerosol transmission of disease. This study sought to examine if the use of these bell covers and filters might…
Descriptors: Music Education, Musical Instruments, COVID-19, Pandemics
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Suh, Youngmeen; Jang, Yujin – Music Education Research, 2023
The purpose of this study was to examine the development and characteristics of invented notation for musical representation. A total of 168 young children aged 3, 4 and 5 years participated in this study. The children listened to rhythm and melody, which represented music, to reveal their use of invented notation. The Korean children used various…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Music Theory, Musical Composition, Preschool Children
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Oshanova, Nurzhamal T.; Shekerbekova, Shirinkyz T.; Sagimbaeva, Ainur E.; Arynova, Gylnar C.; Kazhiakparova, Zhadyra S. – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2022
The purpose of this study is to form the arithmetic musical competency of students on the basis of Al-Farabi's theoretical musical heritage. In this context, the work "The Great Book of Music" is of great importance. In this work, he gives not only a scientific explanation of the origin of sounds as properties of matter, but also gives…
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Music Education, Competence, Music Theory
Alissa Freeman – ProQuest LLC, 2022
Throughout recent decades, there has been a surge in work to create a diverse classical music canon by finding and promoting works written by composers of underrepresented identities. Despite these efforts, one area that has received little attention is the music written by women during the 18th and early 19th centuries. Reviving the works of…
Descriptors: Music Education, Classical Music, Musical Composition, Females
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Watkins, David – Australian Mathematics Education Journal, 2021
Music can be defined as the art (or science) of blending vocal and/or instrumental sounds to produce form and harmony. This paper is about the mathematics which underlies both music theory and how different instruments create sounds/notes. Consideration will be given to scales, intervals, and harmonics but not rhythm although it is a fundamental…
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Music, Music Theory, Musical Instruments
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Zyxcban G. Wolfs; Saskia Brand-Gruwel; Henny P. A. Boshuizen – SAGE Open, 2023
The objective of this study was to develop and validate an instrument measuring the perception and interpretation of several distinct musical features (pitch, tonality, timing, loudness, and timbre). Therefore, we developed the Implicit Tonal Ability Test (ITAT), a listening test containing 49 multiple-choice items. A total of 233 children aged 6…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, Test Validity, Test Reliability, Age Differences
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Frank Abrahams – Music Educators Journal, 2024
Many music theory courses make use of a textbook with an accompanying anthology of musical examples. Some anthologies include recorded examples, and some do not. Many books address the topics of eighteenth-century theory with exercises for the student to complete at the end of each chapter. This article proposes a music theory pedagogy that honors…
Descriptors: Music Theory, Music Education, Learner Engagement, Student Centered Learning
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