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Thinking and Making

ISBN: 9780193355910, Stock code: OUP-3355910 new
For many, John Paynter has been the most significant figure in music education in Britain and beyond over the past 50 years. This collection of seminal writings embraces the... Read more
  • Author: Janet Mills
  • Selections from the writings of John Paynter on music in education
  • Education handbook
  • Publication date: 19/06/2008, 224 pages, Size: 234x156mm
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Thinking and Making

For many, John Paynter has been the most significant figure in music education in Britain and beyond over the past 50 years. This collection of seminal writings embraces the core topics and values of music education and includes contributions from a range of publications, among them core text books and articles, as well as unpublished writings 

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Contents Contents
1Sound and Silence (1970)
2Music in a liberal education
3Learning from the present
5Exploring stringed instruments
6From Hear and Now to All Kinds of Music (1972-9)
7Today's music is for everyone
9The role of creativity in the school music curriculum
10An interdisciplinary approach to music
11The first sunrise
12The small-group 'workshop'
13Performing from indeterminate notation
14The School Council Secondary Music Project (1973-82)
15How did we get here?
16Music in school and society
17Interest from overseas
18The pursuit of reality in music education
19Keeping music musicala British perspective
20The composer as educatorthings that matter
21Strengthening the Theoretical Base (1990-2002)
22Sounds out of silence
23Wind song
24The form of finalitya context for musical education
25Making progress with composing
26Music in the school curriculumwhy bother?
27Working on one's inner world
28Selected Publications by John Paynter
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