Music education

  1. Gustavo Dudamel, CNN En Espanol Docs Focus on Music Education

    June 21, 2011 12:52 PM EDT The importance of music education at an early age and for children of all socio economic levels will be highlighted in two closely linked documentaries. "Crescendo-Why Music Is Life," produced by CNN en EspaƱol, is a 20 minute production ...

  2. Industry, Educators Connect On Licensing

    June 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Harry Fox Agency (HFA) and the Music Publishers Association (MPA) have reached a collaboration with the National Association for Music Education (MENC) and the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) to connect America's music educator ...

  3. U.K. Music Backs Lessons On Biz, Copyright

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Industry body U.K. Music has launched a free online resource to support the implementation of the new music curriculum at secondary schools throughout the U.K. Sound Rights is a free-to-access Web site that allows teachers of Key Stage 3 (KS3) stu ...

  4. U.K. Music Education Project's 5th Anniversary

    June 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The British music education program Musical Futures is marking its fifth anniversary with a conference at London's Southbank Centre on June 30. The In Your Hands event will feature performances by ten school acts and speakers including cultur ...

  5. Report: Music Lessons Essential In England's Schools

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The 2003 Hollywood comedy "School of Rock," which starred actor-cum-sometime musician Jack Black, could become a thing of reality in England if the recommendations made in major new report are carried The 2003 Hollywood comedy "Scho ...

  6. McCartney, Fidelity Launch Charity

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music Lives Foundation will promote music education. Music Lives Foundation will promote music education. News ...

  7. Education In America: The Sound of Silence

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Many of us who work in the music industry can point to our school music programs as the spark that ignited our passion for music, many years ago. Well-funded programs provided an array of experiences Debbie Cavalier is dean of continuing education ...

  8. NAMM To Stage Expo At Conference

    March 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST The National Association for Music Education will feature the Music and Sound Expo for the first time at its 59th National Biennial In-Service Conference, set for April 14-18 at the Minneapolis Conven The National Association for Music Education w ...