Date of Award


Degree Type

Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

First Advisor

Daniel L. Preston


It was the purpose of this study (1) to discover the impact of music on physical and mental behavior of participants; (2) to discover how findings in the psychology of music are applied in certain institutions; (3) to discover the relationship, if any, of musical performance to achievement in learning as described by grade point averages of high school and grade school students.