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Regan Stop Singing Research Paper

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The phrase “Regan, stop singing” is almost a running joke in my family. I’ll hear it all day long whether I’m doing homework, driving, washing the dishes, or eating at the dinner table. Music has always come naturally to me, and there is nothing I love to do more than singing. Pre-school introduced me to making music, and elementary music reinforced my love. These early experiences with music provided a love for the art which continued into my junior high and high school choral careers. In high school, music has been my haven, my safe place. I go to the music as an emotional outlet; I work to bring it to life, to create something bigger from the notes on the page. I have learned so much about myself from my dedication to singing, it taught me that hard work and determination can get you anywhere in life, but more than that, I have learned that the music is part of what has shaped me this far.…show more content…
I want to teach young people about music, and help them bring it to life. I want to show them that music is a wonderful tool in the process of self discovery, and I see no better way to do that than through teaching music. I want to help high school students create beautiful music, show them the skills they learn in choir can be applied to the rest of their lives, and their lives will be much richer for it. A degree in Music Education from the University of Oklahoma would enable me to enrich the lives of students through music. This degree would allow me to further learn about music, choral and otherwise, and I would then be able to guide and help these students with expanded abilities and
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