Music In Independent Schools

Author: Bernarr Rainbow
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 1843839679
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The first serious study of music in independent schools, which bears eloquent witness to a high standard achieved over the last fifty years.

Learning To Teach Music In The Secondary School

Author: Christopher Philpott
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134726147
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They had a belief in the power of music as a civilising force, and maintained that
it should therefore be taught as part of an education which would instil a sense of
decorum and in due course foster a more stable and harmonious social order. In
the English independent (or 'public') schools of the nineteenth century, music was
largely 'extracurricular', the focus being mainly on individual instrumental tuition
and the formation of choirs, orchestras, bands and various ensembles. Concerts

School Subject Teaching

Author: Ashley Kent
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317844939
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During the latter part of the 19th century a number of progressively minded
headmasters in the reformed independent schools appointed directors of music
to organize extra-curricular pursuits: individual instrumental tuition, choirs,
orchestras and ensembles. These forms of music-making were also considered
important in the growing number of private schools for girls. Music was treated as
a 'cultural pursuit', which contributed to students' social accomplishments and the
corporate life ...

Independent School Bulletin

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One point he emphasizes is pertinent to our subject — listening to music involves
a mnemonic function: that is, the sounds evoke memories which in turn feed an
emotional hunger. But the memory storehouse of a teen-ager is hardly a teeming
one, which would partly explain why the music of Mozart escapes him. I became
fascinated with these problems during my first stint of teaching, a three-year term
in a public school system. I also uncovered some disturbing theories and
practices ...

Legendary Locals Of Brookline

Author: Jennifer Campaniolo
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439647224
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Indeed Brookline has a strong tradition of nurturing its youngest musicians. The
PALS Children's Chorus (the acronym stands for “Performing Artists at Lincoln
School”) and programs offered through the nonprofit Brookline Music School, for
example, exist to foster a lifelong love of music in the town's youngest residents.
PALS Children's Chorus is an independent, non-profit organization in residence
at the W.H. Lincoln School in Brookline. PALS serves all seven Brookline K-8
schools, ...

Annual Report Of The Public Schools Of The Independent School District Of The City Of Houston Texas

Author: Houston (Tex.). Public schools
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Houston, Texas, May 28, 1920. Supt. P. W. Horn, Houston, Texas. My Dear Mr.
Horn: 1 am submitting my fourth report as supervisor of music in the Houston
schools. I feel that we have received much benefit from the music memr ory
contest. It has given the children a taste and a desire for good music. Children
from the fifth grade through the high school studied forty-five selections during a
period of nine weeks. At the end of that time, twenty selections were played at the
formal contest.

Private Secondary Schools Junior Boarding Schools

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 0768935229
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THE RECTORY SCHOOL 528 Pomfret Street Pomfret, Connecticut 06258 Head
of School: Fred Williams General Information Coeducational boarding and day
college-preparatory, general academic, arts, technology, and music school,
affiliated with Episcopal Church; primarily serves underachievers. Boarding
grades 5—9, day grades K—9. Founded: 1920. Setting: rural. Nearest major city
is Hartford. Students are housed in single-sex dormitories. 138-acre campus. 24
buildings on ...

Christian Church Music In The Black Worship Service

Author: John M. Bell
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469146606
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Also the late Roi Leeland Hopkins who inspired him to write about church music
because of his phrase, “I could write a book about the church music department
in the black church." Mr. Bell taught for over twenty-five and has been an
elementary classroom teacher, music teacher, Chapter I Coordinator, Assistant
Principal and Principal all in the Houston Independent School District. Currently
is Director of Bel-Lin's Music Studio in Houston, Texas. Mr. Bell's avocation and
passion for ...

The Independent Schools Guide 2012 2013

Author: Gabbitas
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 0749467487
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Bramley School, Tadworth Brampton College Brantwood School, Sheffield
Branwood Preparatory School, Eccles Breaside Preparatory School, Bromley
Bricklehurst Manor Preparatory, Wadhurst Bridgewater School, Manchester
Brighton and ... Cheadle Chelsea Independent College The Chelsea Nursery
School, London Cherwell College, Oxford Cheshunt Prepreparatory School,
Coventry Chetham's School of Music, Manchester Chetwynd House School,
Sutton Coldfield Chiltern ...

Private Secondary Schools Traditional Day And Boarding Schools

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 0768935202
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Approved or accredited by Virginia Association of Independent Schools and
Virginia Department of Education. Member of National Association of
Independent Schools and Secondary School Admission Test Board. ... chemistry,
chemistry-AP, Chinese, choir, choral music, choreography, chorus, comparative
government and politics-AP, comparative religion, computer applications,
computer math, computer programming, computer science, computer science-AP
, constitutional law, ...