To learn in a choir: Belcanto as a community of practice

Project leader:
Anne Balsnes

Project period:
2009 – 2004


Choir singing, Music pedagogy, Music sociology

Fellowship project
Ph.D. in Music Education

A case study of the amateur choir Belcanto, in a small Norwegian community. The aim of the studiy was to increase the conciousness and understanding of the kind of institution a local choir is, and what participation in a choir like this is about.

Funding: UiA

The disseration is available in Norwegian from NMH Brage:
Å lære i kor: Belcanto som praksisfellesskap

Last updated: 10. January 2017