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Research Roundup – November 2023

Welcome to the November Research Roundup. There’s lots to cover across all different kinds of music education, from teaching the saxophone, music…

28th Nov 2023

Research Shorts: Musical perseverance and progress with Chrissy Kinsella

This week I’m meeting a special guest, Chrissy Kinsella, who you may know from her work as Chief Executive of the London…

14th Nov 2023

Research Shorts: Musical agency and young pianists

This week we’re chatting to a recent Masters in Education graduate, Gill Shaw, who has 20 years of experience in music education….

7th Nov 2023

Research Shorts: Music Masters Changeathon

A slightly different format this week, as last week I attended the Music Masters Changeathon at Mansion House in London on Tuesday…

31st Oct 2023

Research Shorts: Music Education Partnership Projects

This week I’ve been talking to Dr Emma Nenadic, who finished and was awarded her PhD this year on Music Education Partnership…

24th Oct 2023

Research Shorts: What is music education for? A conversation with Martin Fautley

This week I’m talking with Professor Martin Fautley, a well known figure in music education, about his work and his thoughts on…

17th Oct 2023

Research Shorts ‘Reimagining Music Education’ in conversation with Mary Stakelum

As Music Mark celebrates its 10th birthday year, we have been looking back across the decade and seeing how we got here…

5th Oct 2023

Research Roundup – September 2023

This month it’s back to school for music teachers and university lecturers in the UK: our round up collects recent publications and…

26th Sep 2023

Research Shorts: Young children’s musical play in the outdoors

As autumn is in the air, I’m talking with Stefanie Williams about musical play outdoors with young children. Stefanie is an early…

19th Sep 2023

Research Shorts: Decoding music education with dyslexic students

Last week I mentioned the North West Conference, where Kristl Kirk was one of the presenters sharing her brilliant research on supporting…

12th Sep 2023

Research Shorts: Perceptions and experiences of the changing adolescent female singing voice

This week I’ve been at the Music Mark North West conference, meeting educators, researchers, practitioners, and industry leads, held at the Royal…

5th Sep 2023

Research Shorts: From conservatoire students to music educators

Last month, I met with Dr Luan Shaw who is based at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire to talk more about her and her…

22nd Aug 2023