This work provides practical ideas for early music making and more sophisticated ideas for creative improvisation. Specific sections of music are explored. The first of these is that of the basic ingredients of music, such as rhythm, pitch and timbre. The second section to be explored is music for those who experience learning difficulties. Also considered is the question of how to build musical relationships. The text looks additionally at the development of musical choice and creativity.

chapter Chapter 1|7 pages

The General Direction

chapter Chapter 2|16 pages

Ways Into Making Music Special

chapter Chapter 3|21 pages

Moving on to Make Music Special

chapter Chapter 4|24 pages

Increasing Sophistication

chapter Chapter 5|17 pages

Special Learners

chapter Chapter 6|12 pages

Developing Creativity and Imagination

chapter Chapter 7|14 pages

Personal Musical Development

chapter Chapter 8|10 pages

Organisation and Resources to Make Music Special