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Author Marsh, Kathryn (Kathryn McLeod)

Title The musical playground : global tradition and change in children's songs and games / Kathryn Marsh
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008


Description 1 online resource (viii, 431 pages) : illustrations, music
Contents Children's musical play and creativity : adult views -- Into the field -- Transmission processes in the playground -- Composition in performance -- Conclusions and pedagogical implications
Summary Section 1: Children's Musical Play and Creativity: Adult Views. 1. Conceptions of Children's Musical Play. 2. Children's Musical Creativity and Oral Transmission. Section 2: Into the Field. 3. Investigating Musical Play: Ethics and Pragmatics. 4. The Playing Fields. Section 3: Transmission Processes in the Playground. 5. The Influence of Social Grouping. 6. Teaching and Learning in the Playground. 7. Changing the Tradition. Section 4: Composition in Performance. 8. Composition in the Playground. 9. Variations on a theme: Sar Macka Dora. 10. Style and Cultural Idiosyncracy. Section 5: Conclusio
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-400) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Games with music -- Analysis, appreciation
Music and children.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Folklore & Mythology.
Music and children
Aptitude musicale chez l'enfant.
Musique et enfants.
Barn och musik.
Genre/Form Singing games
Musical games
Musical games.
Singing games.
Jeux musicaux.
Jeux chant├ęs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199718924