Kathryn's current research focuses on music pedagogy relating to learning styles, sensory awareness, and movement training. Her article on teaching movement to musicians is available below.

 

"Recovering Disembodied Spirits: Teaching Movement to Musicians" by Kathryn Woodard

  

This article published in the British Journal of Music Education discusses the neuromuscular processes in learning music and the importance of training movement in music lessons. Kathryn draws on her own experiences learning the Alexander Technique and Body Mapping and uses case studies from her own teaching to illustrate concepts. Access the article here

 

Kathryn's past research on aspects of Turkish music can be found at www.soniccrossroads.com/research

 

 

 

 

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~Listen to Victory March by Leyla Saz arranged for concert band by Kathryn at And We Were Heard...

 

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