Music education blog of a choir, band, jazz, technology teacher.
Monday, March 14, 2011
What is Music?
Two times per year I ask my music theory classes a simple question "What is music?". We find this nearly impossible to define. But I always find it interesting how the discussion is so different six months into the class. I was planning on assigning the question again today.
Then I came across this video from Mother Jones:
Now this might be just crazy random playing, but it certainly might change our perception of music. How do you define music?