Articles about music education


Preparing for Halloween in the Elementary Music Classroom | Music, Education & Technology -MusTech.Net

Last updated: 11/06/2018

Where I teach, you can use Halloween-themed music and activities to assist in teaching musical concepts in class. That is not always the case and when you cannot, many elementary m

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Should We Keep Using the Term

Last updated: 11/06/2018

Recently, students in my general music seminar at the University of Miami debated the use of the term “general” in “general music.” I thought it was worth reflecting on the

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Chris Brannick to be new Chair of London youth charity | MUSIC:ED

Last updated: 11/05/2018

Sound Connections, the London-based youth charity, has announced that Chris Brannick has been appointed as the organisation’s new Chair. Brannick takes over from Katrina Duncan,

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UK Music welcomes Nicky Morgan MP for post-Budget roundtable

Last updated: 11/05/2018

01/11/18: UK Music Board members today met with Treasury Select Committee Chair, Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP following this week’s Budget. The meeting at UK Music HQ was the latest i

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Towards a More Inclusive Music Education - NAfME

Last updated: 11/05/2018

Change can sometimes be scary. After 19 years of teaching at the same school, this past May, I resigned. It was a once-in-a-lifetime position where I had near complete autonomy; co

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AYM launches new video series to promote inclusivity in music - Rhinegold

Last updated: 11/05/2018

Practical Progression is a new series of films produced by the Awards for Young Musicians in partnership with Youth Music. The aim of the five films is to encourage inclusivity in

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Working as a Live Jazz Musician - Panel Session at the EFG London Jazz Festival

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Navigating the music industry as a live performer can throw up countless issues – this MU panel session aims to address these by offering valuable insight to musicians working wi

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Music in schools gets an assist from Grammy organization

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Peter Dobrin is a classical music critic and culture writer. Born in New York, raised in Miami, he has an undergraduate degree in performance from the University of Miami, and a ma

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Music education hubs struggle to attract older pupils

Last updated: 11/03/2018

The number of pupils receiving whole-class ensemble teaching through music education hubs has risen by a fifth since 2013, however a new study has also found a “worrying drop”

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UK Music asks Chancellor to order Budget review of music in education - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Last updated: 11/03/2018

UK Music has called on Chancellor Philip Hammond to order an “urgent review” into music education in state schools. The organisation’s chief executive, Michael Dugher, said

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