Adapting Music Education to Contemporary Society and Participatory Culture

Tobias, E. S. (2013). Toward Convergence Adapting Music Education to Contemporary Society and Participatory Culture. Music Educators Journal, 99(4), 29-36. Not only was this writing kind of interesting, but I think this topic of incorporating contemporary music into school is also kind of interesting. The author, Evan Tobias, wrote this in a way that was kinda giving… Continue reading Adapting Music Education to Contemporary Society and Participatory Culture

The iPad Is a REAL Musical Instrument

Williams, D. A. (2014). Another Perspective The iPad Is a REAL Musical Instrument. Music Educators Journal, 101(1), 93-98. Williams writes a very interesting article about a very big controversy in musical times today. Is the iPad a real instrument? Should it be considered a real instrument? I am off and on with what Williams has to say… Continue reading The iPad Is a REAL Musical Instrument

Can We Talk?

Bradley, Deborah1. “Music Education, Multiculturalism, and Anti-Racism — Can We Talk?.” Action, Criticism & Theory for Music Education, vol. 5, no. 2, Dec. 2006, pp. 2-30. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=eue&AN=35029829&site=ehost-live. Although this reading was slightly over my head and very extensive, the topic Bradley wrote about was very interesting. Like the other readings, the authors main idea of… Continue reading Can We Talk?