In conversation with Sarah and Matt: perspectives on creating and performing original music

@inproceedings{McGillen2004InCW,
  title={In conversation with Sarah and Matt: perspectives on creating and performing original music},
  author={Christopher McGillen},
  year={2004}
}
This paper is the result of a research project that set out to document a group of adolescent musicians in a rural Australian secondary school as they wrote and performed their own music. The processes they developed are reflective of a cooperative approach to group composition where upwards of 21 students composed and ‘jammed’ their way through a weekly rehearsal. There appeared to be strong links not only to the theoretical field of cooperative learning, but also to the ‘garage’ rock band… CONTINUE READING