This is a storage area for some projects I've worked on. A new browser window opens when you click on a link. Best viewed at a screen resolution of 1024 by 768 px. Internet setting: medium-sized text. Anna-Marie Higgins


©Notes for Leaving Cert Music


(Textbooks and Workbooks)
2016

Organising Sounds

organising sounds
(Resources for teaching 1st year Music)
2016

Manor House School, Raheny

manor house school, raheny, dublin 5
(Webmaster)
2016



Somerton Music School

home page for somerton music school website
(Webmaster)
2016

Higgins & Higgins Music


(Facebook)
2016




Backing Track Case Study (pdf)


(For SMEI conference)
2014

@ HigginsSisters


(Twitter)
2015

Junior Cert Music Resources

resources for jc music students
(For Manor House students)
2015




Mots-Croisés de la Toussaint

Hallowe'en crossword
(For Manor House)
2014

Musique Concrète at Second Level (pdf)


(For AFIS conference)
2014
Leaving Cert Harmony (pdf)

harmony revision 2014
(For PPMTA revision day)
2014



Froebel Conference 2012
(For IFS Conference)
2012

Les Élèves Parlent

1st years speak French
(Manor House)
2012

Ressources Françaises

French resources: links

(For Manor House)
201
3




Modelling Musique Concrète (pdf)

slides for conference
(For SMI Conference)
2012
Audi-Audio

new soundtrack for car ad
(Soundtrack by LC student)
2012

Leaving Cert Music Course B

LC Course B
(For PPMTA Conference)
2012



smei conference paper
(For SMEI Conference )
2011

Classroom Composing (pdf)

PDST composing
(For PDST)
2011

Digitising Froebel Songs

digitising froeble songs
(Group research for IFS Conference)
2012



Asking the 'Right' Questions (pdf)

musique concrète: asking questions
(For RIME Conference)
2011
End it with a pop!

link to beansprouts-ecoli video
(Soundtrack by JC student)
2011

Melody-writing: Junior & Senior (pdf)

presented at ppmta conference october 2011
(For PPMTA Conference)
2011



Secondary Music CPD (slides)

review of music cpd 2011-2011
(For RIME Conference)
2011

ICT & Instrumental Teaching (pdf)

technology supporting instrumental teaching
(For Co Cork School of Music)
2011
Leaving Cert Music: Aural Skills (pdf)

lc revision aural skills january 2011

(For PPMTA LC Revision)
2011



Melting Clocks (after Dali)


(Soundtrack by TY students)
2011

Stellar Nursing Home

nursing home on Saturn
(For TY workshops)
2011

Midland Examining Board

meb
(MEB)
2011




Being Creative with ICT (pdf)

technology inservice
(For SLSS)
2010

Saturnscape


(For TY workshops)
2011

Junior Cert Music: Problem Areas (slides)

talk about junior cert music problem areas
(For PPMTA)
2011



Interactive Crossword: Trad Irish Music

trad irish music
(For Manor House students)
2010

Performing Locations 1 and 2


(For Dr Pam Burnard)
2010

Notes for Children's Music CD

notes for teachers and parents
(For Lyric FM)
2010




Illustrating Music

illustrating music
(For TeachNet)
2010

Graphic Score

YouTube
(TY Musique Concrète Workshop)
2010
Visual Scaffolding


(For SLSS now PDST)
2010



Froebel Singers


(For Lyric FM)
2009
sound stories
(For TeachNet)
2009



Organising Sounds

organising sounds
(Electroacoustic music project)
2008

Research Bursary


(From Teaching Council of Ireland)
2008

Traditional Irish Music (pdf)

traditional irish music
(For PPMTA)
2008



Post-Primary Music Resources

music quiz number 1
(Music Puzzles for Scoilnet)
2007-2008

Leaving Cert Melody-writing (Slides)

slideshow accompanying talk about melody-writing
(For PPMTA LC Revision Day)
2008

Musical Terms for First Years

musical terms crossword
(Interactive Crossword)
2008



Travaillons à Paris

travaillons à paris
(For TeachNet)
2006

Teachers' Workshop (Slides)

teachers' workshop melody
(Slides for PPMTA members)
2007
Joseph et la Tunique Multicolore

joseph et la tunique multicolore
(For TeachNet)
2007



Drumsteps Website


(Just the temporary site, not the content)
2005

Online Diary: Trip to Australia


(At the Southern Skies Tournament)
2005

Scenes and Sounds of Dublin 2006


(For UNESCO competition)
2006



Basic Web-Design

basic web design
(Teaching Netscape for Hibernia)
2005

Lego Robotics in the Classroom

lego course
(ICT training for Hibernia)
2005

Chantons en Français

French through traditionals songs
(For TeachNet)
2005



Harmony for Leaving Certs

leaving cert harmony slides supporting presentation at revision day
(For PPMTA LC Revision Day)
2004

Melody-writing for Leaving Certs

image linking to leaving cert melody tutorial
(For TeachNet)
2004
Composing Workshops

trinity clubhouse
(Composing at CRITE)
2004



The Music of Sound I

listening project
(For MITE project)
2003

The Music of Sound II

composing project
(For MITE project)
2004

Ode to MITE (at CRITE)

not to be taken too seriously
(For a Laugh)
2004



Timbre for Transition Year

timbre site for teachnet
(For TeachNet)
2002
Examining Melody-Writing


(For a Laugh)
2003

Jazz for Junior Certs

jazz for junior certs
(For TeachNet)
2003



Composing with 'Found' Sounds

youtube video

(For DIT course)
2000

Aural Memory Tests for Leaving Certs

aural memory tests
(For Manor House)
2001
Composing with Hyperscore


(Software by Harmony Line Inc)
2002



Composing for a Mixed-Voice Choir

in dublin castle with the minister for education

(For National Chamber Choir)
1998
Joutes Oratoires

emma, niamh, jennifer, deirdre and me

(At Alliance Francaise, Dublin)
1998
Timbral Trivia

section of my first ever website

(For DIT course)
1999

Research and CPD in Music Education


2016 PDST Various Blurb "Resources for the teaching and learning of music to 1st years"
2015 PDST Various Blurb "Get Composing! Get Harmonising! Get Arranging!"
2014 SMEI Cork Abstract "Tackling the 'full' music technology option in the Leaving Certificate practical examination: A longitudinal case study."
2014 AFIS Dublin Abstract "Maîtriser les bruits: musique concrète classroom composing at secondary school level in Ireland."
2013 PhD completed Cambridge Abstract "Facilitating Approaches for Understanding Musique Concrète Classroom Composing In Secondary Schools In Ireland: Towards A Pedagogy."
2013 SMEI Dublin Abstract "Soundtrack as a scaffold for musique concrète composing at secondary school."
2012 SMEI Limerick Abstract "Investigating the Relevance of 19th Century Kindergarten Songs in the 21st Century Infant Classroom."
2012 SMI Dundalk Abstract "Modelling Musique Concrète Composing at Secondary School."
2012 IFS Dublin Abstract "Creativity and Musicality through Digital Soundscape Composing."
2012 IFS Dublin Abstract "Musical Gifts: Composing Songs for Children."
2011 PDST Various Blurb "The creative use of composing in the classroom"
2011 SMEI Cork Abstract "Composing in Secondary Schools in Ireland: sustaining the momentum."
2011 RIME Exeter Abstract "Creativity and new approaches to CPD for second-level music teachers in Ireland: A review."
2011 RIME Exeter Abstract "Musique concrète at secondary school: Asking the 'right ' questions."
2010 PDST Various Blurb "Being practical and creative with ICT"
2010 ATEE Prague Abstract "Digital Soundscapes: Student teachers organising sounds in a technology-enhanced learning environment."
2009 BERA Cambridge Slides "Soundscape as creative endeavour."
2009 KALEIDOSCOPE Cambridge Abstract "Composing Musique Concrète at Secondary School: Lessons Learnt from Pre-Pilot Work."
2009 RIME Exeter Abstract "Students Organising Sounds: Examining the fragile relationship between scaffolding and creativity in the area of electroacoustic composition at secondary school level."
2009 Seminar Cambridge   "The Glories of a Blank Screen: Investigating electroacoustic music at secondary school level."
2008 Seminar Leicester   "Tuition and Intuition: Researching electroacoustic music at secondary school."
2008 EMS08 Paris Paper "At the chalkface: Using aspects of Roger Doyle's music to introduce electroacoustic music to secondary school music students."
2008 ISME Bologna Abstract "An examination of adolescents' electroacoustic compositions: Developing an aesthetic."
2006 'Organised
Sound
'
Cambridge Journal "From Peering in the Window to Opening the Door: a constructivist approach to making electroacoustic music accessible to young listeners." Organised Sound, 11(2), (179-187).
2005 EMS05 Montréal Abstract "From Peering in the Window to Opening the Door"
2005 'IADAT' Madrid Journal "VIEW: Visually Investigating Electroacoustic Waves" in IADAT Journal of Advanced Technology on  Imaging and Graphics (39-43) 1, (2). Abstract
2005 MICTE Caceres Abstract "The Music of Sound: A constructivist approach to the comprehension of electroacoustic music, through the composition of musique concrète, at post-primary level"
2005 MICTE Caceres Abstract "MOSAIC in Music Composition"
2004 Trinity College Dublin Dissertation "The Music of Sound: A Constructivist Approach to the Comprehension of Electroacoustic Music, through the Composition of Musique Concrète at Post-Primary School Level." Microsoft Award.
2001 Music Education Dublin   "Can we Leave our Composing Unplugged"?

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