TraLaLa Blip: Community music for the electronically abled
Abstract:This article presents a personal reflection on the use of electronic music as a vehicle for community music in a disability setting. In order to do this, I draw on my experiences as the founder, facilitator, producer, tutor, sound artist and musician of TraLaLa Blip. I established the group in 2008, after having worked with people with disabilities for over fifteen years. From a health worker/music practitioner’s perspective, I describe some of the experiences and understandings I have developed working with this group, with the hope that these insights might be useful to others working with differently abled young people and electronic music in community music settings.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2012-03-29
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