Volume 12 (1) 2020 – Book review (first published on 24 March 2018)
Creating Music Cultures in the Schools: A Perspective from Community Music Therapy (Rickson & McFerran)
Reviewed by Jane Brackley
|Title: Creating Music Cultures in the Schools: A Perspective from Community Music Therapy | Authors: Daphne Rickson & Katrina Skewes McFerran | Publication year: 2014 | Publisher: Barcelona Publishers | Pages: 200 | ISBN: 978-1937440619|
Jane Brackley obtained a Masters in Music Therapy from Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge. She has since worked as a music therapist with adults with learning disabilities within the NHS and with children and young people in special and mainstream education. She has set up music therapy on Behaviour Support Programmes for children and young people with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties who are at risk of mainstream school exclusion or attending Pupil Referral Units and has a specialist interest in this area of work.