Publications and presentations on informal learning
by Lucy Green

Authored books

2008, Music, Informal Learning and the School: A New Classroom Pedagogy, London and New York: Ashgate Press Read

2001/2, How Popular Musicians Learn: A Way Ahead for Music Education, London and New York: Ashgate Press Read

Short monograph

2005, Meaning, Autonomy and Authenticity in the Music Classroom, (an inaugural professorial lecture); Institute of Education, University of London Read

Edited book

2011, Learning, Teaching and Musical Identity: Voices Across Cultures, Bloomington: Indiana University Press Read

Journal articles

2010, 'Musical "learning styles" and "learning strategies" in the instrumental lesson: some emergent findings from a pilot study', Psychology of Music (online article; paper version to appear in due course)

2009, 'Response to the Special Issue on Music, Informal Learning and the School', Action, Criticism and Theory in Music Education (ACT), (refereed online journal), Vol. Read.

2008, 'Response to Beyond Lucy Green: Operationalizing Theories of Informal Music Learning', Panel Presentation, American Educational Research Association Conference 2008, New York; in a special issue of Visions of Research in Music Education (refereed online journal), Vol. 12

2008, 'Group co-operation, inclusion and disaffected pupils: some responses to informal learning in the music classroom', Music Education Research, Vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 177-192, ISSN: 1461-3808

2006, 'Popular music education in and for itself, and for "other" music: current research in the classroom', International Journal of Music Education, special issue on popular music, Vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 101-118

2005, 'The music curriculum as lived experience: children's "natural" music learning processes', Music Educators' Journal (USA), special issue on curriculum innovation, Vol. 91, no. 4, pp. 27-32 (also available in Börje Stålhammar (ed) Music and Human Beings – Music and Identity Sweden: Universitetsbiblioteket, pp. 15-27)

Website and teaching materials

2006/09, Classroom Resources for Informal Music Learning, Teachers' Pack, (with Abigail Walmsley); ISBN for text: 1-905500-09-2; ISBN for CD-ROM film: 1-905500-06-8 Read


2011 (November), Amsterdam School of the Arts and Cultuurnetwerk, conference on authentic arts education, Netherlands

2011 (November), Brazilian Association of Music Education, ABEM Annual Conference, Vitoria, Brazil

2011 (June), Grieg Research School of Interdisciplinary Music Studies, 'The Rommetveit Seminar', Stord, Norway

2011 (February), Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA

2010 (November), Simpósio Brasileiro de Pós-Graduandos em Música, Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2010 (October), National Association for Research in Music Education Annual Conference, Germany

2010 (February), Fourth Annual Jean Sinor Lecture and Visiting Professor (3-day residency), Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University, USA

2009 (February), Vienna University of Music and Performing Arts, Austria

2009 (July), Sixth International Conference on the Sociology of Music Education, Limerick, Eire

2008 (November), Kalliokuninkala Nordic Seminar, Helsinki, Finland

2008 (November), National Seminar of Finnish Music Teachers, Sibelius Academy, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland

2008 (September), Second European Conference on Developmental Psychology of Music, University of Surrey, Roehampton, United Kingdom

2008 (August), Innovation in Music Education National Symposium, University of Belo Horizonte, Brazil

2007 (October), Endowed Chair University of Alabama, USA

2007 (October), Professional Development Series, University of Maryland, USA

2007 (October), Second International Conference on Music Learning and Teaching, Center for Applied Research in Musical Understanding, Oakland University, Minnesota, USA

2007 (September), Annual Conference of the German Society for Music Psychology, 'Musik, Identitäten und Bewusstsein', University of Giessen, Germany

2007 (June), Fifth Annual International Conference of the Greek Society for Music Education, 'Teenagers, musical identity and classical music: The classroom as catalyst', University of Thessaloniki, Greece

2007 (April), Fifth Biennial International Research in Music Education Conference, 'Group cooperation, inclusion and disaffected pupils: Some responses to informal learning in the music classroom', University of Exeter, United Kingdom

2007 (April), Annual Conference of the Colleges of Education Music Lecturers' Association, University of Southampton, United Kingdom

2006 (February), Annual Conference of the Music Lecturers' Association, 'Informal music learning and the school', Jutland, Denmark

2005 (February), Royal College of Music Open Symposia Series on Music in Higher Education, 'Challenging music education: The informal in the formal', Royal College of Music, London, United Kingdom

2004 (September), International Conference on Music Education and Identity, 'Informal learning in the music classroom', Musik Hockschule, Örebro University, Sweden

2003 (July), Fourth Asia-Pacific Symposium on Music Education Research, Institute of Education, Hong Kong

2002 (June), Second International Conference of the Cyprus Musicological Society, Nicosia, Cyprus

2002 (September), Annual Meeting, Hertfordshire Music Service, Wheathampstead Development Centre, United Kingdom

2002 (June), International Symposium on Music Education, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA.

2002 (May), Conference on Music Learning, Federation of Music Services, United Kingdom

2002 (February), Incorporated Society of Musicians, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, United Kingdom

2001 (April), Fifth National Symposium on Music Research, University of Oulu, Finland

2001 (April), Second International Research in Music Education Conference, University of Exeter, United Kingdom

2000 (December), International Conference of the Cyprus Musicological Society, Nicosia, Cyprus

2000 (July), National Association of Music Education Annual Conference, Bath, United Kingdom


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