Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 30 items for:

  • Psychology of Music x
Clear All

View:

Becoming CreativeInsights from Musicians in a Diverse World

Becoming Creative: Insights from Musicians in a Diverse World

Juniper Hill

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199365173
eISBN:
9780190874438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199365173.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Psychology of Music

How are an individual’s ability and motivation to be creative shaped by the world around her? Why does creativity seem to flourish in some environments, while in others it is stifled? Many societies ... More

Broken BeautyMusical Modernism and the Representation of Disability

Broken Beauty: Musical Modernism and the Representation of Disability

Joseph Straus

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190871208
eISBN:
9780190871239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190871208.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Modernist music is centrally concerned with the representation and narration of disability. The most characteristic features of musical modernism—fractured forms, immobilized harmonies, conflicting ... More

Chances and ChoicesExploring the Impact of Music Education

Chances and Choices: Exploring the Impact of Music Education

Stephanie Pitts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199838752
eISBN:
9780199950065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199838752.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book considers the aims and impact of formative musical experiences, evaluating the extent to which music education of various kinds provides a foundation for lifelong involvement and interest ... More

Community MusicIn Theory and In Practice

Community Music: In Theory and In Practice

Lee Higgins

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199777839
eISBN:
9780199950218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199777839.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Psychology of Music

This book draws upon his extensive experience to investigate an interventional approach to music making outside of formal teaching and learning situations. Working with historical, ethnographic, and ... More

Composing our FuturePreparing Music Educators to Teach Composition

Composing our Future: Preparing Music Educators to Teach Composition

Michele Kaschub and Janice Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199832286
eISBN:
9780199979806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832286.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Psychology of Music

This book addresses the needs of teacher-educators seeking to include composition pedagogy in music education curricula. Though several decades of scholarship have examined the processes and products ... More

Distributed CreativityCollaboration and Improvisation in Contemporary Music

Distributed Creativity: Collaboration and Improvisation in Contemporary Music

Eric F. Clarke and Mark Doffman (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199355914
eISBN:
9780199355945
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199355914.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Creative practice in music takes place in a distributed and interactive manner embracing the activities of composers, performers and improvisers—despite the sharp division of labour between these ... More

Foundations of Musical Grammar

Foundations of Musical Grammar

Lawrence M. Zbikowski

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190653637
eISBN:
9780190653668
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190653637.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This volume makes a unique contribution to music theory by building on recent research in cognitive science and theoretical perspectives adopted from cognitive linguistics to present an account of ... More

From the Stage to the StudioHow Fine Musicians Become Great Teachers

From the Stage to the Studio: How Fine Musicians Become Great Teachers

Cornelia Watkins and Laurie Scott

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199740529
eISBN:
9780190268169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199740529.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

No matter the excellence of a musician's performance achievements, upon entering the professional world, it is unlikely that any musician will depend solely upon performance for income. Those who ... More

Hearing in TimePsychological Aspects of Musical Meter

Hearing in Time: Psychological Aspects of Musical Meter

Justin London

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199744374
eISBN:
9780199949632
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744374.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This book develops a theory of musical meter based on psychological research in temporal perception, cognition, and motor behavior. Meter is regarded as a kind of entrainment, a synchronization of ... More

Including EveryoneCreating Music Classrooms Where All Children Learn

Including Everyone: Creating Music Classrooms Where All Children Learn

Judith A. Jellison

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199358762
eISBN:
9780199358809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199358762.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Psychology of Music

This book is not so much about how to teach as it is about how to think as a teacher confronting a variety of learning challenges. The challenge for music education, for music teachers, is to create ... More

MENC Handbook of Musical Cognition and Development

MENC Handbook of Musical Cognition and Development

Richard Colwell (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195304565
eISBN:
9780199850723
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304565.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Answering fundamental questions about musical preference, ability, and communication, the field of Musical Cognition and Development is critical to the understanding of how music is processed, ... More

MENC Handbook of Research on Music LearningVolume 1: Strategies

MENC Handbook of Research on Music Learning: Volume 1: Strategies

Richard Colwell and Peter R. Webster (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195386677
eISBN:
9780190268039
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195386677.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book brings together the best and most current research on methods for music learning, focusing squarely on the profession's empirical and conceptual knowledge of how students gain competence in ... More

MENC Handbook of Research on Music LearningVolume 2: Applications

MENC Handbook of Research on Music Learning: Volume 2: Applications

Richard Colwell and Peter Webster (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199754397
eISBN:
9780190268190
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199754397.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book brings together the best and most current research on best practice for music learning, focusing squarely on the profession’s empirical and conceptual knowledge of how students gain ... More

The Most Musical NationJews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire

The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire

James Loeffler

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300137132
eISBN:
9780300162943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137132.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Drawing on a mass of unpublished writings and archival sources from prerevolutionary Russian conservatories, this book offers an account of the Jewish search for a modern identity in Russia through ... More

Music and Shape

Music and Shape

Daniel Leech-Wilkinson and Helen M. Prior (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199351411
eISBN:
9780199351442
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199351411.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Shape is a concept that is widely used in talk about music. Musicians in wide-ranging genres of music use it to help them rehearse, teach and think about what they do. Yet why is a word that seems to ... More

Music as Creative Practice

Music as Creative Practice

Nicholas Cook

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780199347803
eISBN:
9780199347834
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199347803.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Until recently, ideas of creativity in music revolved around composers in garrets and the lone genius. But the last decade has witnessed a sea change: musical creativity is now overwhelmingly thought ... More

Music for Children with Hearing LossA Resource for Parents and Teachers

Music for Children with Hearing Loss: A Resource for Parents and Teachers

Lyn Schraer-Joiner

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199855810
eISBN:
9780190268329
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199855810.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book is an in-depth and practical resource for educators and parents who wish to introduce music to children with hearing loss. The author makes a compelling case for offering music education to ... More

Music for LifeMusic Participation and Quality of Life for Senior Citizens

Music for Life: Music Participation and Quality of Life for Senior Citizens

C. Victor Fung and Lisa J. Lehmberg

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199371686
eISBN:
9780199371716
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199371686.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book addresses the impact of musical experiences on the quality of life of senior citizens. “Evergreen Town,” a retirement community in the southeastern United States, serves as the backdrop for ... More

Musicians in the MakingPathways to Creative Performance

Musicians in the Making: Pathways to Creative Performance

John Rink, Helena Gaunt, and Aaron Williamon (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199346677
eISBN:
9780199346707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199346677.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Musicians are continually ‘in the making’, tapping into their own creative resources while deriving inspiration from teachers, friends, family members and listeners. Amateur and professional ... More

On RepeatHow Music Plays the Mind

On Repeat: How Music Plays the Mind

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199990825
eISBN:
9780199357871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199990825.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Repetition is stunningly pervasive in music from all over the world. People often place their music players “on repeat”—relistening to the same recordings again and again. The prevalence of this ... More

View: