Ow does social context contribute to the definition of  value in music?

certain perspectives of  value that are fundamentally defined by the social conditions in which music is made, performed and consumed.



points of discussion

*Role of music in education

*How music has influence individual groups in the education system



You are required to produce a formal written assignment from a series of prescribed titles demonstrating a clear recognition of key arguments in the theories of popular music, historical awareness, and appropriate standards of musicological scholarship.

(Undergradute Degree)



Frith, S., (1996) Performing Rites: On the Value of Popular Music



Bennett, A. (2000) Popular Music and Youth Culture: Music, Identity and Place



Longhurst, B., (1995) Popular Music & Society



Leppert, R & McClary, S., (1987) Music & Society: the Politics of Composition, Performance and Reception



Leppert, R & McClary, S., (1987/92) Music & Society



Leyshon, A., Matless, D & Revill, G., (1998) The Place of Music



Scott, D., ed. (2000) Music, Culture, and Society: A Reader