Songs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children's Lives by Patricia S. CampbellSongs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children's Lives by Patricia S. Campbell

Songs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children's Lives

byPatricia S. Campbell

Paperback | December 9, 2010

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Songs in Their Heads is a vivid and engaging book that bridges the disciplines of music education, ethnomusicology, and folklore. This revised and expanded edition includes additional case studies, updated illustrative material, and a new section exploring the relationship between children'smusical practices and current technological advances. Designed as a text or supplemental text for a variety of music education methods courses, as well as a reference for music specialists and classroom teachers, this book can also help parents understand and enhance their own children's musicmaking.
Patricia Shehan Campbell is the author of numerous books on music for children, a teacher, and an active musician. Her training in education and ethnomusicology has led her to the development of curriculum in music and cultural studies, and has helped shaped her unique approach to understanding children and their musical capacities. ...
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Title:Songs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children's LivesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:336 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:9.25 × 6.12 × 0.68 inPublished:December 9, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195382528

ISBN - 13:9780195382525

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Musical ChildrenPart I In Music: Children at Musical PlayNarrative TalesThe TalesReflectionsPart II On Music: Conversations with ChildrenA Flexible SystemThe ConversationsReflectionsPart III For Children: Prospects for Their Musical EducationWho They Musically AreAll That They Can Musically BeMusical MosaicsAfterwordAppendix IAppendix IINotesReferences