The gift of music: Teaching piano in a women's correctional institution

Hamilton, Anna
July 2014
Clavier Companion;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p12
The author talks about teaching piano lessons in a women's prison as a result of her research which showed that correctional institutions do not offer opportunities in piano education among inmates. Topics discussed include the prerequisites for teaching in a correctional institute, creative ways of practicing as employed by inmates outside the scheduled piano lessons, and benefits to be gained from piano and music lessons.


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