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Music Memory Contests

by Thomas H. Briggs 1924

A novelty of importance to one phase of education is the music memory contest. It has long been a popular game for small groups to guess the names of musical compositions when snatches were played; the new contest merely extends the idea to include larger groups, especially of pupils from the sixth grade through the high school, with systematic preparation in regular class work. Usually adults are involved, through extensive newspaper publicity and through attendance at the contest, where they hold a supplementary competition among themselves.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 26 Number 3, 1924, p. 184-196
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 5967, Date Accessed: 9/19/2018 1:19:56 AM

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