Musical Creativity PDF ePub eBook

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Musical Creativity free pdf How do we develop musical creativity? How is musical creativity nurtured in collaborative improvisation? How is it used as a communicative tool in music therapy? This comprehensive volume offers new research on these questions by an international team of experts from the fields of music education, music psychology and music therapy. The book celebrates the rich diversity of ways in which learners of all ages develop and use musical creativity. Contributions focus broadly on the composition/improvisation process, considering its conceptualization and practices in a number of contexts. The authors examine how musical creativity can be fostered in formal settings, drawing examples from primary and secondary schools, studio, conservatoire and university settings, as well as specialist music schools and music therapy sessions. These essays will inspire readers to think deeply about musical creativity and its development. The book will be of crucial interest to music educators, policy makers, researchers and students, as it draws on applied research from across the globe, promoting coherent and symbiotic links between education, music and psychology research.

About Oscar Odena

Oscar Odena is Reader in Education at the University of Glasgow, UK. He is past Co-Chair of the Research Commission of the International Society for Music Education (2012-14) and a member of the editorial boards of leading journals including the British Journal of Music Education, Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa and Research Studies in Music Education. Oscar Odena, Pamela Burnard, Graham Welch, Margaret S. Barrett, Ana Luisa Veloso, Sara Carvalho, Peter R. Webster, Jose Soares, Frederick A. Seddon, Su-Ching Hsieh, Leslie Bunt, Gabriel Rusinek.

Details Book

Author : Oscar Odena
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing Limited
Data Published : 11 August 2010
ISBN : 1409406229
EAN : 9781409406228
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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