A Nationwide Investigation of High School Band Directors' Reasons for Participating in Music Competitions

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The purpose of this study was to assess on a national level, high school band directors' reasons for their bands' participation in six different types of competitive music activities, identify important reasons for participation in competitive music activities, and examine if statistically significant differences existed between the magnitudes of importance reasons for participation when subjects' responses were grouped by type of competitive activity, frequency of participation in a competitive activity, and by groupings of U. S. states similar in terms of general participation in competitive music activities, emphasis upon ratings or rankings as an indication of a high school band ... continued below

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Hurst, Craig Willmore May 1994.

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The purpose of this study was to assess on a national level, high school band directors' reasons for their bands' participation in six different types of competitive music activities, identify important reasons for participation in competitive music activities, and examine if statistically significant differences existed between the magnitudes of importance reasons for participation when subjects' responses were grouped by type of competitive activity, frequency of participation in a competitive activity, and by groupings of U. S. states similar in terms of general participation in competitive music activities, emphasis upon ratings or rankings as an indication of a high school band directors' success, and emphasis upon participation in competitive music activities.

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Hurst, Craig Willmore. A Nationwide Investigation of High School Band Directors' Reasons for Participating in Music Competitions, dissertation, May 1994; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc277760/: accessed August 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .