Dr. Kenneth J Foster



Degrees and Certifications:

Dr. Kenneth J Foster

My name is Kenneth J Foster, a retired music teacher from

Richmond County School System in Augusta Ga.

Graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with BA Degree,

University of South Carolina with Master's +30, and also

Walden University with PhD Specialization in Music Education.

Music Learning Theory

There are five…music skill vocabularies. In sequential order of development, they are

1) listening,

2) singing and chanting,

3) audiating and improvising,

4) reading, and

5) writing.

As with language, listening is basic in piano instruction as well as all music instruction.