Research Publications:

The effect of three evaluation procedures on the rehearsal achievement of eighth-grade band students. In Carol Prickett, Applications of Research in Music Behavior: The Alabama Project (Music, Society, and Education in America). Alabama Press, 1987, 51-58. The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, and London, England. read abstract

A credit system for the Baldwin Junior High School Band. In R. D. Greer, Design for Music Learning. (Follow link and see bottom of first page for reference to book.) New York: Teachers College Press, 1980, 150-157. read abstract

The effect of model-supportive practice on beginning brass instrumentalists. In C. K. Madsen, R. D. Greer, & C. H. Madsen, Jr. (Eds.), Research in Music Behavior: Modifying Music Behavior in the Classroom. New York: Teachers College Press, 1975, 131-138. Also in Dissertation Abstracts International, 33, 5A. read abstract

Research Papers:

A comprehensive personalized system of instruction for elementary instrumentalists. Paper presented at the Seventh National Symposium on Research in Music Behavior, Utah State University, 1987. Paper presented at the New York State School Music Association Conference, Concord Resort Hotel, Kiamisha Lake, New York, 1988.

The effect of report card frequency on the performance achievement of junior high school instrumentalists. Paper presented at the Sixth National Symposium on Research in Music Behavior, The University of Texas, 1985. read abstract

The overjustification hypothesis and choice of high and low preference music and non-music activities over an extended time period in a junior high band program. Zurcher, W. and Greer, R. D. Paper presented at the Fourth National Symposium on Research in Music Behavior, Columbia University, Teachers College, New York, 1980.

A personalized systematic instruction program for band: Third year report. Paper presented at the Third National Symposium on Research in Music Behavior, Atlanta, 1978. read abstract

Teaching comprehensive musicianship in performance groups. Paper presented at the National Symposium on Curriculum Development in Music Education, Syracuse University, 1976.

A data based credit system for performing groups. Paper presented at the Second National Symposium on Research in Music Behavior, Milwaukee, 1976.

The effect of model-supportive practice on beginning brass instrumentalists. [120 page pdf file] Doctoral Dissertation presented at the Music Educators National Conference, Philadelphia, 1975. Dissertation Abstracts International, 33/05, 2001A.

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