Date of Award


Degree Type

Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

First Advisor

Richard A. Greenfield


The aim of this study is to review and present the promotion and development of choral music in elementary and secondary schools based on attitudes and interests. Therefore the purposes of this research are: 1) To present procedures of choral instruction in the elementary school in order to understand the musical background of the high school student. 2, To review the problem of organizing and scheduling music in the schools in an endeavor to assist in possible far-reaching curriculum. change 3. To clarify some of the major problems in secondary choral work in an effort to promote its further development.