Collegiate Affiliation

Associate Professor: Music Education

Dr. Akosua Obuo Addo's research interests include international education, collaborative and comparative research on music play. Associate Professor Addo teaches elementary music methods to both non-music and music majors, and supervises student teachers. In the graduate program, Dr. Addo teaches qualitative research in arts education, research and scholarly issues, world music in the classroom, and supervises thesis writing.

Prior to her University of Minnesota appointment Dr. Addo was assistant professor of music education at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; Visiting Post-doctoral Research Fellow at Roehampton Institute, London, and administrator for the Centre for Intercultural Music Arts, City University, London, England.

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Specialties

  • elementary music methods
  • international music education
  • play
  • world music
  • international teacher education
  • Arts Integration
  • African Music