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Beyond the Classroom - John Feierabend (Part 1)
Join Beyond the Classroom host, David Schonfeld, on Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 12 noon to 12:30 p.m (repeated at 7:30 p.m.).
In Program #42, David talks to Dr. John Feierabend.
John Feierabend is Professor of Music Education in the Hartt School at the University of Hartford.
In this first segment, John talks about his research interests and teaching materials involving pre-school and elementary vocal music education based on folk sources; his goal of building community through folk music; his vocal Music Ed classes at Hartt and the textbooks he has developed based on them; Hartt's reputation for "research-based" music education; the superior preparation of Hartt graduates; job prospects for Music Ed grads; Orff and Kodaly methodologies contrasted; his own foundation in the Kodaly approach.
The interview continues in the next broadcast, Program #43.
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