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Music for life : music participation and quality of life of senior citizens

Author: C Victor Fung; Lisa J Lehmberg
Publisher: New York, NY Oxford University Press 2016.
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Music for Life: Music Participation and Quality of Life of Senior Citizens presents a fresh, new exploration of the impact of musical experiences on the quality of life of senior citizens, and charts  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C Victor Fung; Lisa J Lehmberg
ISBN: 9780199371693 0199371695 9780199371686 0199371687
OCLC Number: 948432147
Description: 323 pagine
Contents: PREFACEACKNOWLEDGMENTSPart I: Setting the StageChapter 1 Music Education and Quality of LifeChapter 2 Impact of Music Participation on Quality of LifePart II: Looking into a Retirement CommunityChapter 3 A Big Picture from Evergreen TownChapter 4 Delving Deeper through Their WordsChapter 5 The Role of Music in Senior Citizens' LivesPart III: Case Studies of Two Contrasting Musical GroupsChapter 6 The Graceful Singers: A Traditional Church ChoirChapter 7 The Pickers and Grinners: A Bluegrass GroupChapter 8 Juxtaposing The Graceful Singers and The Pickers and GrinnersPart IV: Toward a New Path for Music EducationChapter 9 A New Mindset for Music EducationChapter 10 Practical Suggestions: Music Education for Life
Responsibility: C. Victor Fung and Lisa J. Lehmberg.


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"Music for Life recounts a mixed methods study and concludes with a call to reconsider how traditional music education practice connects with life after the classroom. Researchers and educators will Read more...

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