Music Students and Academic Growth

@article{Morrison1994MusicSA,
  title={Music Students and Academic Growth},
  author={Steven J. Morrison},
  journal={Music Educators Journal},
  year={1994},
  volume={81},
  pages={33 - 36}
}
  • S. Morrison
  • Published 1 September 1994
  • Education
  • Music Educators Journal
IF or years, dating back as far as the early 1900s, proponents of public school music education have proclaimed that student participation in such activities as band, choir, and orchestra has a positive effect on everything from academic achievement to self-discipline, from citizenship to personal hygiene. In 1919, Will Earhart, president of the Music Supervisors National Conference (later to become the Music Educators National Conference), argued that music enhances knowledge in the areas of… 

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