Aspiring performers and aspiring teachers : some aspects of the socialization of music students

by Stephen Robert Couch

Institution: Oberlin College Masters Theses
Department: Sociology
Degree: MA
Year: 1973
Keywords: Music; students; Oberlin College; musicians; professional; music
Record ID: 1554397
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This thesis is concerned with certain aspects of the socialization of aspiring professional musicians. Specifically, it deals with factors which influence a music student's self-appraisal of his skill and his choice of a specific profession within the music world.