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 New,First Instruments

Teaching Music through Harmony Signing

  • Author: Bannan, Nicholas

Book

$23.75

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Contents

  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgements
  • About the Companion Website
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: Why Singing?
  • Chapter 1 Musical foundations
  • Chapter 2 The anatomy of human music-making
  • Chapter 3 The instinctive and the learned
  • Chapter 4 Music as 'the missing link': a distinct form of thinking and feeling
  • Chapter 5 The aural feedback loop and inner hearing
  • Chapter 6 The four elements of vocal learning
  • Chapter 7 Lifelong participation and transmission
  • Part 2: Why Signing?
  • Chapter 8 Representation and Communication
  • Chapter 9 The two hemispheres of the brain
  • Part 3: Patterns of Leadership and Interaction
  • Chapter 11 Collective Creativity
  • Chapter 12 Signs about signs: the notation of Harmony Signing
  • Chapter 13 Working on Your Own
  • Chapter 14 Working in Pairs
  • Chapter 15 Working in Groups
  • Chapter 16 Working with instrumental classes and bands
  • Chapter 17 Working with vocal classes and choirs
  • Part 4: Building creatively on Harmony Signing
  • Chapter 18 What Are Students Expressing Musically?
  • Appendices
  • Bibliography
  • Index