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Resource Guide:
Music Education

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Music Instruction and StudyMT 1-960
Music in Special EducationMT 17
Adminsitration and Instruction of Vocal GroupsMT 88
Music Theory for ChildrenMT 155
Instrumental TechniquesMT 170-810
Vocal Techniques for ChildrenMT 898-915
School MusicMT 918-948

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Music in Education
  • Music in Education, United States
  • Music Teachers
  • Music Teachers, Training of
  • School Music
  • School Music, Instruction and Study
  • School Music, Periodicals

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Music education at a crossroads: realizing the goal of music for allMT 3 .U5 M46 2009
Singing in musical theatre: the training of singers and actorsMT 956 .M45 2007
Transforming music educatione-Book
Singing with your whole self: the Feldenkrais method and voiceMT 821 .N45 2002
Music in the early yearse-Book
The science of vocal pedagogy; theory and applicationMT 820 .A59 1995
Music as a language: a new philosophy of music educationML 3800 .W44 1993
Leading young children to music: a resource book for teachersMT 1 .H13 1984
Teaching general music: action learning for middle and secondaryREMOTE MT 3 .U5 R43

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Music Education Research
  • Music Education Technology
  • Music Educators Journal
  • Music Times and Singing Class Circular (historic)
  • International Journal of Music Education
  • Journal of Research in Music Education
  • Southeastern Journal of Music Education
  • School Band and Orchestra

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives