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Training for Music Administration: Meeting the Needs of Future Music Faculty


Abstract Department chairs or school directors, as the bridge between administration and faculty, and closely associated with the teaching and learning at the heart of the institution, hold very important roles in the departments or schools they oversee. Many chairs and department administrators in music schools and departments are selected from the faculty of the department and asked to serve as the chief administrator. They assume a set of duties that, to that point, have been beyond the purview of their academic training and professional experience--particularly for those with training in the performance disciplines. While usually successful as teachers, these new chairs and department heads face a difficult transition into administrative work be... (more)
Created Date 2015
Contributor McIvor, Emily (Author) / Spring, Robert (Advisor) / Gardner, Joshua (Advisor) / Bailey, Wayne (Committee member) / Schuring, Martin (Committee member) / Solis, Theodore (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Higher education administration / Arts management / administration / arts / higher education / music
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 121 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Music 2015
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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