Albania

National Coordinator:  Eliona Lici

Music in Schools

The experience and tradition of musical system in Albania, in the beginning of 20th Century and furthermore in the period between two world wars were offered in catholic Institutes like the Franciscans and the Jesuits (1902-1940), normal school of Elbasan (1909-1945) and the feminine institution “Nana Mbretneshë” (Institute Mother Queen) (1933-1944). Read more…

Music Teacher Training

All Music teacher training institutions belong to the local or regional university except at Institute of Development of Education in Tirana. The majority of teachers receive no musical training as part of their teacher preparation program but they include singing as an important part of their classrrom curriculum because the song is the simplest form of music education. Read more…