Access an online video stream of the first of five lectures in the in the First Steps in Music Lecture Series.
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Lecture 1: Who Is a Musical Person?
Serving as an introduction to the DVD series, this lively lecture shares the idea that all people can become tuneful beatful and artful. With an in depth discussion of what makes a children's song artful, you (and the studio audience) are guided through how to select quality literature for teaching purposes in the preschool and elementary grades.
Dr. John M. Feierabend is considered one of the leading authorities on music and movement development in early childhood. He is Professor of Music and Director of the Music Education Division at The Hartt School of the University of Hartford, and a past President of the Organization of American Kodaly Educators. Dr. Feierabend makes frequent presentations both in the United States and abroad and is the author of more than 60 books, articles, CDs, and DVDs.