Higher Education

Teaching Music: Managing the Successful Music Program, 2nd Edition

  • Darwin E. Walker Professor Emeritus South Dakota State University
  • ISBN-10: 0028645960  |  ISBN-13: 9780028645964
  • 352 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 1989
  • © 1998 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $128.25

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Overview

This practical text offers a comprehensive program for organizing and managing the non-instructional functions of a successful music program.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.
Preface To The Second Edition.
PART ONE: THE MUSIC EDUCATOR AS AN ADMINISTRATOR.
1. The Role of the Music Educator.
2. The Music Educator as a Leader.
PART TWO: THE TEACHER AND THE STUDENT.
3. Motivation and The Student.
4. So You Got The Job! Now What?
PART THREE: WITHIN THE SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT.
5. Effective Music Budget Procedures.
6. Housing and Equipment.
7. Scheduling.
8. The Music Library.
9. Assessing and Grading Music Performance.
PART FOUR: OUTSIDE THE SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT.
10. Contests and Festivals: Friend or Foe?
11. Public Relations.
12. Parents' Organizations and Fund-Raising.
PART FIVE: TOWARD BROADER HORIZONS.
13. Historical Influences on Music Education.
14. Toward a Philosophy of Music Education.
Appendixes.
Bibliography.
Index.