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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Tucker, Joan M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Article Title
Music education in the Commonwealth Caribbean: A period of transition
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Journal Title
Caribbean Journal of Education
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
22
Issue ID
1-2
Page(s)
199-215
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Abstract
Provides an overview of music teacher education and music in primary and secondary schools. Discusses government policy, the status of music in schools, curriculum practice and staffing. Argues that music has yet to be established in Caribbean schools, backed by an understanding of its educative value, and that music continues to be dealt with spasmodically as a hastily prepared embellishment for school and community events.....
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