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Burwell K, 2016, Studio-based instrumental learning,

Burwell K, 2012, Studio-based instrumental learning, Ashgate, Farnham

Book Chapters

Burwell K; Young V; Pickup D, 2004, 'The dynamics of the instrumental tutorial.', in Hunter D (ed.), How am I doing? Valuing and rewarding learning in musical performance in higher education, edn. 1, University of Ulster, Ulster, pp. 22 - 33

Journal articles

Burwell K, 2021, 'Authoritative discourse in advanced studio lessons', Musicae Scientiae, vol. 25, pp. 465 - 479,

Burwell K, 2019, 'Issues of dissonance in advanced studio lessons', Research Studies in Music Education, vol. 41, pp. 3 - 17,

Burwell K; Carey G; Bennett D, 2019, 'Isolation in studio music teaching: The secret garden', Arts and Humanities in Higher Education, vol. 18, pp. 372 - 394,

Burwell K, 2018, 'Coaching and feedback in the exercise periods of advanced studio voice lessons', Orfeu, vol. 3, pp. 11 - 35,

Burwell K, 2017, 'Feeling and thinking about studio practices: Exploring dissonance in semi-structured interviews with students in higher education music', British Journal of Music Education, vol. 34, pp. 189 - 202,

Burwell K, 2016, 'Dissonance in the studio: An exploration of tensions within the apprenticeship setting in higher education music', International Journal of Music Education, vol. 34, pp. 499 - 512,

Burwell K, 2016, '“She did miracles for me”: An investigation of dissonant studio practices in higher education music', Psychology of Music, vol. 44, pp. 466 - 480,

Burwell K, 2013, 'Apprenticeship in music: a contextual study for instrumental teaching and learning', International Journal of Music Education, vol. 31, pp. 276 - 291,

Burwell K; Shipton M, 2013, 'Strategic approaches to practice: an action research project', British Journal of Music Education, vol. 30, pp. 329 - 345,

Burwell K, 2012, 'Rich transcription. Exploring lesson interactions in higher education music.', Scientia paedagogica experimentalis, vol. 47, pp. 305 - 331

Burwell K; Shipton M, 2011, 'Performance studies in practice: an investigation of students' approaches to practice in a university music department.', Music Education Research, vol. 13, pp. 255 - 271,

Burwell K, 2006, 'On musicians and singers. An investigation of different approaches taken by vocal and instrumental teachers in higher education.', Music Education Research, vol. 8, pp. 331 - 347,

Burwell K, 2005, 'A degree of independence: teachers’ approaches to instrumental tuition in a university college.', British Journal of Music Education, vol. 22, pp. 199 - 215,

YOUNG V; BURWELL KIM; PICKUP D, 2003, 'Areas of Study and Teaching Strategies in Instrumental Teaching: a case study research project', Music Education Research, vol. 5, pp. 139 - 155,

Young V; Burwell K; Pickup D, 2003, 'Areas of study and teaching strategies in instrumental teaching. A case study research project.', Music Education Research, vol. 5, pp. 139 - 155,

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