The Roots of Music Education in Baltimore

  title={The Roots of Music Education in Baltimore},
  author={James L. Fisher},
  journal={Journal of Research in Music Education},
  pages={214 - 224}
  • J. L. Fisher
  • Published 1 October 1973
  • History, Education
  • Journal of Research in Music Education
Paralleling the development of musical life in Baltimore in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries was the development of a system of pedagogy unique to America-the singing school. The singing school along with the emerging choral society, a European institution, seemed to have an influence on the development of music as part of public education in Baltimore. Also contributing to musical development of the people of Baltimore was the publication of tunebooks. In this field of publication… 
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