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The Most Musical NationJews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire

The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire

James Loeffler

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300137132
eISBN:
9780300162943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137132.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Drawing on a mass of unpublished writings and archival sources from prerevolutionary Russian conservatories, this book offers an account of the Jewish search for a modern identity in Russia through ... More

Music for Children with Hearing LossA Resource for Parents and Teachers

Music for Children with Hearing Loss: A Resource for Parents and Teachers

Lyn Schraer-Joiner

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199855810
eISBN:
9780190268329
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199855810.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book is an in-depth and practical resource for educators and parents who wish to introduce music to children with hearing loss. The author makes a compelling case for offering music education to ... More

Music for LifeMusic Participation and Quality of Life for Senior Citizens

Music for Life: Music Participation and Quality of Life for Senior Citizens

C. Victor Fung and Lisa J. Lehmberg

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199371686
eISBN:
9780199371716
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199371686.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book addresses the impact of musical experiences on the quality of life of senior citizens. “Evergreen Town,” a retirement community in the southeastern United States, serves as the backdrop for ... More

On RepeatHow Music Plays the Mind

On Repeat: How Music Plays the Mind

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199990825
eISBN:
9780199357871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199990825.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Repetition is stunningly pervasive in music from all over the world. People often place their music players “on repeat”—relistening to the same recordings again and again. The prevalence of this ... More

The Possessor and the PossessedHandel, Mozart, Beethoven, and the Idea of Musical Genius

The Possessor and the Possessed: Handel, Mozart, Beethoven, and the Idea of Musical Genius

Peter Kivy

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087581
eISBN:
9780300135114
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087581.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

The commercial revolution of the seventeenth century deeply changed English culture. This book explores what that economic transformation meant to the century's greatest poet, John Milton, and to the ... More

Praxial Music EducationReflections and Dialogues

Praxial Music Education: Reflections and Dialogues

David J Elliott (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195385076
eISBN:
9780199865512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385076.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book contains a collection of essays by nineteen internationally recognized scholars in music education. The writers speak for those in the profession who believe that critical thinking, ... More

Psychology for MusiciansUnderstanding and Acquiring the Skills

Psychology for Musicians: Understanding and Acquiring the Skills

Andreas C. Lehmann, John A. Sloboda, and Robert H. Woody

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195146103
eISBN:
9780199851164
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195146103.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This book provides a concise, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to psychological research for musicians, performers, music educators, and studio teachers. Designed to address the needs and ... More

The Science & Psychology of Music PerformanceCreative Strategies for Teaching and Learning

The Science & Psychology of Music Performance: Creative Strategies for Teaching and Learning

Richard Parncutt and Gary McPherson (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195138108
eISBN:
9780199849291
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195138108.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Music educators and practicing musicians have failed to benefit as much as they could from the past two decades of music psychology research. In this book, the authors propose to improve the ... More

Sonic VirtualitySound as Emergent Perception

Sonic Virtuality: Sound as Emergent Perception

Mark Grimshaw and Tom Garner

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199392834
eISBN:
9780199392858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199392834.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music, Psychology of Music

This book introduces the concept of sonic virtuality, a theory of sound that positions it as an emergent perception within a framework of virtuality. In its opposition to the acoustic or standard ... More

Sound and SafeA History of Listening Behind the Wheel

Sound and Safe: A History of Listening Behind the Wheel

Karin Bijsterveld, Eefje Cleophas, Stefan Krebs, and Gijs Mom

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199925698
eISBN:
9780199350155
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199925698.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Psychology of Music

Do you enjoy listening to music while driving your car? Do you find radio traffic information indispensable? Do you appreciate the moments in between work and home in which you can listen to or sing ... More

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