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Published: 04 May 2012

264 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199579297

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Music in Our Lives

Rethinking Musical Ability, Development and Identity

Gary E. McPherson, Jane W. Davidson, and Robert Faulkner

  • Investigates and answers difficult questions about music education, providing information that is valuable for all those responsible for educating children in music
  • Presents a range of case studies, resulting in an easy to read account of the role of music in real lives
  • Considers data collected over very many years, thus showing how and why people might thrive in music, or give it up