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The Place of Music Education in 21st Century

June 23rd, 2018 by

music education 21st centuryHow can music technology support teaching and learning in a classroom? Compared to hundreds of years ago, the way we experience music today is hugely different. In this century, we have new musical instruments that are well able to produce new sounds to concert venues that have internet and ear listening aid. We have instant access to music.

Nevertheless, very little progress is evident in the way musicians are educated and shaped in school music programs. The reality of the matter is that there are dozens of quality resources and materials for educators to create music technology activities. (more…)

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