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    2009 Masters Projects

    NOTE: projects with a "**" after the description have additional materials available (audio CDs, DVDs, color booklets, etc.).  If you are interested in seeing these materials please contact a VCM librarian.


    Ċ Alfano_Carine.pdf
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    The Use of American Folk Music in the Elementary General Music Classroom - Carine Alfano   1245k v. 9 Apr 13, 2011, 4:14 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Arenberg_Joseph.pdf
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    A Supplementary Snare Drum and Mallet Curriculum for the Beginning Percussionist - Joseph Arenberg   3077k v. 1 Apr 13, 2011, 4:15 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Atchley_Nicholas.pdf
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    A Curriculum for 6th Grade Band with Students of Mixed Experience - Nicholas Atchley   1066k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:16 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Bass_Robert.pdf
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    Development of an AP Music Theory Curriculum - Robert Bass    14393k v. 7 Apr 15, 2011, 3:11 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Bengelsdorf_Dara.pdf
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    Apple GarageBand™: Motivating Composers of the Future - Dara Bengelsdorf **   2870k v. 6 Apr 13, 2011, 4:19 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Bruer_Scott.pdf
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    The Integration of Music Theory Into a Performance Based Class - Scott Bruer   963k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:19 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Burgess_Dustin.pdf
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    The Other Trumpets: Methods and Approaches for Introducing Trumpet Students to Cornet, Flugelhorn, C, E-flat, and Piccolo Trumpets - Dustin Burgess   455k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:20 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Burkemper_Andrew.pdf
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    Searching for Quality Concert Band Literature - Andrew Burkemper   600k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:20 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Carlson_Damon.pdf
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    Bridging the Gap: Music Literacy ans the Choral Curriculum - Damon Carlson   224k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:20 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Cherry_Christopher.pdf
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    The Historical Significance of and Performance Suggestions for The Sacred Harp - Christopher Cherry   2247k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:21 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Chua_Jordan.pdf
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    Processes and Methods Concerning Musical Memory and Its Relation to Performance Anxiety - Jordan Chua   1181k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:21 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Colwell_Carla.pdf
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    The Effect of Music-Based Choreography Instruction on Fifth Grade Children's Rhythmic Accuracy, Step Accuracy, Skill and Style Acquisition When Learning Patterned Folk Dances - Carla Colwell   1967k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:21 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Danna_Lindsay.pdf
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    Educational Video Gaming in the General Music Classroom - Lindsay Danna   2908k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:22 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Ehardt_Jane.pdf
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    Motivating At-Home Practice for the Middle School Band - Jane Ehardt   622k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:22 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Fatta_Frances.pdf
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    Graduating with the Blues: A Comprehensive Approach to Teaching String Players the Blues - Frances J. Fatta **   922k v. 3 Apr 13, 2011, 4:22 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Filipiak_Jennifer.pdf
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    The Effects of Real-Time Visual Feedback in Video Games on Pitch Accuracy in Children's Singing - Jennifer Filipiak   571k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:22 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Fletcher_Emily.pdf
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    An Argument for Interdisciplinary Curriculum: An Analysis and Guide to Implementation - Emily E. Fletcher   16003k v. 2 Apr 13, 2011, 4:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Gillespie_Jennifer.pdf
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    Incorporating Fiddle Music into Middle School Orchestra Programs - Jennifer Gillespie **   692k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Glotfelty_Jera.pdf
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    Help! I’m Teaching Elementary Music! A Band Director’s Guide to (Really) Teaching Elementary General Music - Jera Glotfelty    10058k v. 11 May 6, 2011, 1:18 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Goeke_Matthew.pdf
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    External Motivation in Renville County Schools Band Program - Matthew Goeke   684k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:26 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Gregg_Keri.pdf
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    Using Graphic Notation and Scoring in Composition for Young Band - Keri Gregg **   803k v. 6 Apr 13, 2011, 4:26 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Haukebo_Craig.pdf
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    Truly Teaching The Music: Understanding and Achieving Composer Intent Through the Use of Composer-Related Resources - Craig Haukebo   403k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:26 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Henderson_Roderick.pdf
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    Stress and Burnout: Raising the Baton and Lowering the Stress - Roderick Henderson   778k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:26 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Hendrick_Brenda.pdf
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    A Little Help Goes a Long Way - Brenda Hendrick   586k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:26 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Hughes_Robert.pdf
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    Augmenting the Beginning Band Program Within a Diminishing School Population - Robert Hughes   927k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:27 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Jacobson_Melissa.pdf
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    Inclusion Versus Self-Contained Experiences in the Elementary General Music Classroom - Melissa Jacobson   1415k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:27 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Jethmalani_Mona.pdf
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    The Effect of Movement Based Choral Rehearsals on Middle School Student's Preferences and Perceptions of Articulation, Dynamics, and Phrasing - Mona Jethmalani   494k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:27 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Johansen_DeNece.pdf
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    Music, It's Not JUST for Fun - DeNece B. Johansen   8923k v. 1 Apr 13, 2011, 4:29 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Kidonakis_Anthony.pdf
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    Band Hero: A Beginning Band Curriculum Supplement for Generation Z - Anthony Kidonakis   703k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:29 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Klabunde_Laura.pdf
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    A Supplementary Book for Beginning Instrumental Music Students - Laura Klabunde   10879k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:30 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Koll_Breanne.pdf
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    Classroom Response Systems in the Elementary General Music Classroom - Breanne Koll   3480k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:31 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Krum_Jeffrey.pdf
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    Selecting the Right Beginning Band Method for You and Your Students - Jeffrey Krum   1460k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:31 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Langhoff_Lea.pdf
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    Building Music Literacy Through Composition: A Supplemental Curriculum for the Young Band - Lea Langhoff   1431k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:32 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Leahy_Stacey.pdf
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    Group Drumming: A Middle School Enrichment Course - Stacey Leahy   331k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:32 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Les_Sean.pdf
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    A Study of Marching Band Competition and Its Effect on Music Education - Sean Les    1462k v. 3 Apr 13, 2011, 4:32 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Lingler_Dixie.pdf
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    Music for Children - Dixie Lingler **   1032k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:32 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Lyons_Beth.pdf
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    Music Advocacy: A Middle School Band Advocacy Handbook - Beth Lyons **   2987k v. 6 Apr 13, 2011, 4:33 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Madsen_Melanie.pdf
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    Iced Tea, Soda Pop, Cherry on Top!: Children’s Singing Games in Suburban Chicago  - Melanie Madsen   1951k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:33 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Marks_Stevi.pdf
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    Spinning Jewish Choral Music Beyond the Dreidel Song - Stevi Marks   11220k v. 8 Apr 13, 2011, 4:34 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ McKian_Lisa.pdf
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    Effective Movements in a Choral Setting - Lisa McKian **   4176k v. 6 Apr 13, 2011, 4:35 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Moan_Chris.pdf
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    Popular Idioms and New Choral Literature for the Advancement of Music Education - Christopher Moan **   7680k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:35 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Moburg_Dustin.pdf
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    Traditional Jazz for Everyone!  - Dustin Moburg   1958k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:36 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Murray_April.pdf
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    Understanding and Changing the Perception of Male Singers - April Murray   710k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:36 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Nakielski_Christopher.pdf
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    Teaching the High School "Tenor" Voice - Christopher Nakielski **   134k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:36 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Nelson_Michael.pdf
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    Arrangements for Orchestra - Michael Nelson **   793k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 4:37 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Newman_Timothy.pdf
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    Common Links Between Beginning Band Programs with High Retention - Timothy Newman   608k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:37 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Nuss_Stephanie.pdf
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    Recruitment and Retention of Hispanic and African American Students in Band - Stephanie Nuss   392k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:37 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ OHalloran_Ciara.pdf
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    Violin Music by Women Composers: Exploring the Lost Tradition - Ciara O'Halloran   474k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:37 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Palmer_Donna.pdf
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    7th Grade General Music/Keyboard Curriculum Development and Alignment - Donna Palmer   6594k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 4:38 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Petersen_Cristina.pdf
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    Making a Case for Jazz Education - Cristina Petersen **   5228k v. 6 Apr 13, 2011, 4:59 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Pohl_Kate.pdf
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    The Effects of ETM in the General Music Classroom - Kate Pohl   9256k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:02 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Rodgers_Benjamin.pdf
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    Body Mapping Your Choir to Promote Healthy Vocal Technique - Benjamin Rodgers   2204k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:02 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Rohde_Richard.pdf
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    Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Self-Contained Music Classroom - Richard Rohde   15541k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:11 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Rohde_Sonya.pdf
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    Word Power: The Understanding of Language Impact in a Middle School Band Rehearsal - Sonya Rohde   700k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:11 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Rymer_Mark.pdf
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    Implementing a Study of Chamber Music in the High School Band Curriculum - Mark Rymer   731k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:12 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Rzeszutko_Jessica.pdf
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    Appropriate Mixed Choir Repertoire for the Male Changing Voice  - Jessica Rzeszutko   447k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:12 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Schaefges_Ame.pdf
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    The Effect of Movements and Listening Maps on Elementary Students' Perception of Musical Elements and Attitude Toward Listening - Ame Schaefges   1304k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 5:16 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Schwertfeger_Justin.pdf
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    A Survey of Factors that Motivate Students to Join and Stay in Band - Justin Schwertfeger   378k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:13 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Siegler_Sarah.pdf
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    Six Concert Pieces to Teach Composition to Young Orchestras - Sarah Siegler   14883k v. 2 Apr 13, 2011, 5:23 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Silosky_Stephanie.pdf
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    A Quantitative and Dualitative Assessment of a Popular Music Course - Stephanie Silosky   1071k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 5:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Sletto_Johann.pdf
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    Rock and Roll: The use of Popular Music in the music Curriculum - Johann Sletto   459k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Smits_Carmen.pdf
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    The Effect of Authentic Instrumental Experiences vs. Video Demonstrations of World Instruments on 5th Grade Student's Attitude, Acquisition, and Retention of Conceptual Knowledge. - Carmen Smits   173k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Snyder_Elizabeth.pdf
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    An Unexpected Orchestra: Orchestra Programs in Urban Schools - Elizabeth Snyder   645k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:24 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Tiojanco_Julie.pdf
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    Creating and Implementing Assessment in the General Music Classroom - Julie Tiojanco   7174k v. 5 Apr 13, 2011, 5:27 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Townsend_Meghan.pdf
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    Undergraduate Preparation of a General Music Teacher - Meghan Townsend   74k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:32 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Vandeman_Timothy.pdf
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    Selecting a Collection of Quality Sacred Repertoire for the Wind Band - Timothy Vandeman   464k v. 1 Apr 13, 2011, 5:29 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Vincent-Friend_Shanova.pdf
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    Attendance and At-Risk Students: The Effects of Music and Education - Shanova Vincent-Friend   773k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:29 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Weigel_Chelsey.pdf
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    Jazz Arrangements for Beginning Strings - Chelsey Weigel  260k v. 1 Apr 13, 2011, 5:31 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Weiland_Janet.pdf
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    George Quinlan, Sr.: An Oral History - From Bandroom to Boardroom - Janet Weiland   3354k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:33 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Whisenant_Amanda.pdf
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    The Causes and Prevention of Burnout in Music Education - Amanda Whisenant   2361k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:35 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Winfrey_Carl.pdf
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    The Gospel Music Musician: A Lecture Demonstration - Carl Winfrey **  29k v. 1 Mar 18, 2011, 2:18 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Wintersheimer_Ryan.pdf
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    Teaching Band Concepts: A Repertoire Study - Ryan Wintersheimer   1302k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:38 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
    Ċ Wurster_Miles.pdf
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    Exsultate Jubilate—Sacred Wind Band Music for use in the Liturgical Tradition of the Lutheran Church - Miles Wurster   2579k v. 4 Apr 13, 2011, 5:39 PM Amanda Schoenfeld
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