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Why music education needs to incorporate more diversity

Why music education needs to incorporate more diversity | FMF | Scoop.it

The majority of music education teachers in American schools are white, and education focuses on Western classical music. What impact does it have?

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GRAMMY Music Educator Award

GRAMMY Music Educator Award | FMF | Scoop.it

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For every performer who makes it to the GRAMMY stage, there was a teacher who played a critical role in getting them there. And really, that's true for all of us who are making music today.

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How Coldplay’s halftime show just changed the fate of music education

How Coldplay’s halftime show just changed the fate of music education | FMF | Scoop.it

There are two types of people in this world: those who watch the Super Bowl for the game and those who watch it for the halftime show and...

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Rock Music's Greatest Collaborations

Rock Music's Greatest Collaborations | FMF | Scoop.it

Rock 'n' roll is all fun and games until someone gets a wild hair up their turd cannon, and then you end up with some botched mismatches that sound like cacophony abortions. Or maybe I'm just being dramatic.

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Music therapy may help troubled families - Virgin.com

Music therapy may help troubled families - Virgin.com | FMF | Scoop.it
New research has found that music therapy can help families with emotional neglect issues to improve parent-child communication and stress levels.
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Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You

Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You | FMF | Scoop.it
Practicing scales changed your life.
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Why music? The many benefits of a musical education [infographic] - Holy Kaw!

Why music? The many benefits of a musical education [infographic] - Holy Kaw! | FMF | Scoop.it
Even the most casual advocates of music education can tell you that music has a positive impact on math skills, but the benefits for reading and ‘rithmetic go far beyond a study or two as this infographic from the University of Florida demonstrates.
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Music therapy brings troubled families together - Health24

Music therapy brings troubled families together - Health24 | FMF | Scoop.it
In a Danish trial, music therapy had a positive effect on communication between emotionally neglected children and their parents.
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Enriching Underserved Neighborhoods With Music Education

Enriching Underserved Neighborhoods With Music Education | FMF | Scoop.it

Via Claudia M. Reder, Lynnette Van Dyke
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Music therapy may bring troubled families together

Parents participating in music therapy also perceived their children as less stressful.

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Music Therapy and Autism Connect - YouTube

SUPPORT OUR KICKSTARTER: http://bit.ly/musictherapykickstarter Excerpt from the full length documentary musictherapydocumentary.com MUSIC IS MY THERAPY LIKE ...
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Couple uses music therapy to preserve memories of infant's short life - WDRB

Couple uses music therapy to preserve memories of infant's short life - WDRB | FMF | Scoop.it
Losing a child is something no parent should experience, and when one expectant couple found out their daughter wasn't expected to live long, they took steps to turn their heartache into a few precious moments of celebration, preserving their...
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Musicians perform on instruments they make from vegetables

Musicians perform on instruments they make from vegetables | FMF | Scoop.it
Created in 1998 and based in Vienna, Austria, the members of the Vegetable Orchestra include artists from musicians to designers. (Bizarre, clever and an excellent way to make soup interesting!
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The Best Music Education Summer Program in the World: 12 Workshops + 24 teachers + 120 Musicians + 42 days of Music; It's all happening at the New York Jazz Workshop | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

The Best Music Education Summer Program in the World: 12 Workshops + 24 teachers + 120 Musicians + 42 days of Music; It's all happening at the New York Jazz Workshop | Virtual-Strategy Magazine | FMF | Scoop.it

From July 18th to August 28th, in the heart of Times Square, the New York Jazz Workshop's 8th summer series will feature the whos who of jazz music with Alan Ferber , Amina Figarova, Ari Hoenig, Chris Washburne, Dan Weiss, Dave Liebman, Dave Scott,...

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Industry Trade Show Restores Music to Anaheim Schools: The 2016 NAMM Day of Service

The NAMM Foundation conducted its second annual “Day of Service” in Anaheim prior to their global music industry trade show. Educators, musicians and local ...

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Buffalo State Experts: Educator Sees Benefit of Early Childhood Music Instruction

Buffalo State Experts: Educator Sees Benefit of Early Childhood Music Instruction | FMF | Scoop.it

Buffalo State Experts: Educator Sees Benefit of Early Childhood Music Instruction https://t.co/stkg9doGTe

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10 reasons why making music is good for your br...

10 reasons why making music is good for your br... | FMF | Scoop.it

Researchers are still discovering all the ways that making music enriches your brain, but the impact is undeniable. | Higher Education Research

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New study: Music therapy can help emotionally neglected kids

New study: Music therapy can help emotionally neglected kids | FMF | Scoop.it
In a small trial, music therapy had a positive effect on both verbal and nonverbal communication between emotionally neglected children and their parents. Parents participating in music therapy also perceived their children as less stressful.
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How to stop teenagers from tuning out of music lessons

How to stop teenagers from tuning out of music lessons | FMF | Scoop.it
Many children lose interest in learning music when they reach their teenage years. The solution lies in changing the way we teach music to make it more inspiring
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Music therapy program at a Florida children's hospital turns patients into ... - KSHB

Music therapy program at a Florida children's hospital turns patients into ... - KSHB | FMF | Scoop.it
The Golisano Children's Hospital in Fort Myers, Fla., is turning some of its sick patients into rock stars, transforming their hospital rooms into a virtual fantasy.
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What’s the Right Age to Begin Music Lessons? . Music & Arts . Education | PBS Parents

What’s the Right Age to Begin Music Lessons? . Music & Arts . Education | PBS Parents | FMF | Scoop.it
Learn when to begin music lessons for kids and how to support your child's music education.
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Your Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You've Taken Music Lessons

Your Aging Brain Will Be in Better Shape If You've Taken Music Lessons | FMF | Scoop.it
Music lessons won't turn ordinary kids into geniuses. But research is showing that studying an instrument can give your brain a lifelong boost.
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Parkinson's and Music Therapy - YouTube

Parkinson's disease is a neurological condition that affects movement. Classic symptoms of Parkinson's disease are tremors, rigidity and slowness of movement...
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Music therapy helping disabled children - wwlp.com

Music therapy helping disabled children - wwlp.com | FMF | Scoop.it
When you sing to your little one or play music for them do you see how much they really enjoy it?
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Artist Uses Confiscated Weapons to Create Musical Instruments

An artist turns destroyed, confiscated weapons into functional musical instruments. One incredible creative artist from Mexico City, Pedro Reyes chooses to u...
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