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A life in song: A phenomenological perspective of a person with Alzheimer's disease
The purpose of this study was to discover how music is meaningful to one person with Alzheimer's disease who resides in a nursing home. Musical meaning and how music functioned in this woman's life both before and after ...
Relationship between primary instrument and elementary music specialists' preferred teaching methodology
The purpose of this study was to determine if a relationship exists between elementary music teachers' primary instrument, personal musical experiences, and his/her choice of primary teaching methodology and related ...
Recruitment and retention of male elementary music educators
The purpose of this study was to explore the qualities of successful elementary music educators and to identify why males remain the minority in this teaching field. Elementary music specialists who were members of the ...
A comparison of music literacy scores between 6th and 7th grade band and choir students in relationship to practice regimen, private instruction, ensemble membership, and student/teacher ratio
The purpose of the study is to compare the development of music literacy skills between 6th and 7th grade band and choral students and determine what factors lead to higher achievement. Data were collected while surveying ...