The AB Guide to Music Theory

Author: Eric Taylor
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781854724465
Category: Music
Page: 114
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Part I deals with the subjects of the Associated Board's Theory syllabus for grades 1-5. This book is intended to help people learning music to understand how music is written down, what the various signs and symbols denote, and what is meant by the common technical words used by musicians. Arising out of this, it provides an introduction to the basic elements in harmony and musical structure.

Theory Fun Factory 3

Music Theory Puzzles and Games
Author: Katie Elliott
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Incorporated
ISBN: 9780851621173
Category: Music
Page: 32
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(Boosey & Hawkes Scores/Books). Suitable for Grade 2 Theory Exams. Contents: Even More Tempo Markings * Ledger Lines * The Major Scales of A, Bo and Eo * Introducing 2/2, 3/2 and 4/2 * Moods in Music * Harmonic Minor Scales * Another Time Signature: 3/8 * New Words and Signs * Melodic Minor Scales * Grouping of Rests * Triplets * Completing a Four Bar Rhythm.

The Complete Theory Fun Factory

Author: Katie Elliott,Ian Martin
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes
ISBN: 9780851621814
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 96
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(Boosey & Hawkes Scores/Books). Contains the material from books 1, 2 and 3

Music Theory for Young Children

Author: Ying Ying Ng
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9789671250402
Page: 52
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This series of books uses a fun and novel way to teach children the fundamentals of music theory. Games and stickers are used to introduce all of the essentials such as staves, clefs, note identification, time signatures, key signatures, note values, and rest values. This child-centered series uses clear and simple instructions, appealing illustrations, and a variety of self-motivating exercises, such as tracing, coloring, and pasting. Includes: Letter Names * Treble and Bass Clef * Time Names and Time Values * Line Notes and Space Notes * Treble Clef Notes * Bass Clef Notes * Assessment.

Music Theory in Practice

Model Answers
Author: N.A
Publisher: Young Writers
ISBN: 9781848491144
Category: Music theory
Page: 16
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The new Music Theory in Practice Model Answers series is a practical tool to use alongside the fully-revised workbooks for Music Theory in Practice, Grades 1 to 5. Each book includes correct answers to every question; accepted options, where there can be more than one answer; and model answers for composition-style questions.

Music Theory Made Easy for Kids

Author: Lina Ng
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 9789679856033
Category: Music
Page: 47
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This first introduction to music theory is perfect for children ages 4-7. Music Theory Made Easy for Kids is filled with colorful illustrations and fun musical sticker sheets in each book.

Theory Is Fun, Book 1

Author: David Hirschberg
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457454615
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Book 1 covers bass and treble clef notation, time values, time signatures, sharps, flats, naturals, note spelling and other fundamentals. This activity book for children provides plenty of written practice for drawing notes on the staff and on leger lines.

Music Theory in Practice

Grade 7
Author: Peter Aston,Julian Webb
Publisher: Associated Board of the Royal School of Music
ISBN: 9781854725929
Category: Music
Page: 103
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covers all aspects of the Grade 7 Theory of Music exam. Deals with harmonic vocabulary, dissonance treatment and part-writing in Baroque music, and melodic composition. Text includes worked examples of some typical examination questions, and a set of exercises is provided for each kind of question.

Improve Your Theory! Grade 1

Author: Paul Harris
Publisher: Improve Your
ISBN: 9780571538614
Category: Music theory
Page: 40
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Improve Your Theory! Grades 1--5 are a fantastic addition to the best-selling Improve Your . . . series by Paul Harris. This theory workbook takes students through every aspect of music theory covered in the grade 1 ABRSM examination. Firmly rooted in Paul Harris's Simultaneous Learning approach, it will transform how music theory is taught and learned, improving every aspect of musicianship along the way. Never before has theory been so fun or seemed so natural!

Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory

Lessons, Ear Training, Workbook
Author: Andrew Surmani,Karen Farnum Surmani,Morton Manus
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 9780882849515
Category: Music
Page: 120
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Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory is designed for students of any age, whether listeners or performers, who want to have a better understanding of the language of music. In this all-in-one theory course, you will learn the essentials of music through concise lessons, practice your music reading and writing skills in the exercises, improve your listening skills with the available ear-training CDs (included), and test your knowledge with a review that completes each unit. The Student Complete Book includes Books 1-3 in a spiral-bound format. Book 1 (Lessons 1-25): Staff, Notes and Pitches * Treble & Bass Clefs * Grand Staff & Ledger Lines * Note Values * Measure, Bar Line and Double Bar * 2/4, 3/4 & 4/4 Time Signatures * Whole, Half & Quarter Notes/Rests * Dotted Half & Quarter Notes * Ties & Slurs * Repeat Sign, 1st & 2nd Endings * Eighth Notes & Rests * Dynamic Signs, Tempo Marks & Articulation * D.C., D.S., Coda & Fine * Flats, Sharps & Naturals * Whole & Half Step, Enharmonic Notes. Book 2 (Lessons 25-50): Tetrachords & Major Scales * Key Signatures * Chromatic Scale * Intervals, Circle of Fifths * Perfect, Major & Minor Intervals * Augmented & Diminished Intervals * Solf�ge & Transposition * Sixteenth Notes & Rests * Dotted Eighth Notes & Eighth Note Triplets * Common Time & Cut Time * 3/8 & 6/8 Time Signatures * Pick-up Notes & Syncopation * Primary & Major Triads * Scale Degree Names * Dominant 7th Chord. Book 3 (Lessons 51-75): 1st & 2nd Inversions of Triads * Inversions of V7 Chords * Figured Bass * Major Chord Progressions * Minor Scales, Minor Triads * Augmented & Diminished Triads * Primary Triads in Minor Keys * Minor Chord Progressions * Modes * Harmonizing a Melody in Major and Minor Keys * Broken Chords & Arpeggiated Accompaniments * Passing and Neighboring Tones * Composing a Melody in Major and Minor Keys * 12-Bar Blues Chord Progression & Blues Scale * Basic Forms of Music. The complete line of Alf

First Steps in Music Theory, Grades 1 to 5

Author: Eric Taylor
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781860960901
Category: Music theory
Page: 147
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This introduction to the essential elements of music is ideal for students preparing for examinations, as well as an excellent resource for everyone learning to read music.

Basic Music Theory

How to Read, Write, and Understand Written Music
Author: Jonathan Harnum
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781492831631
Category: Music
Page: 226
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What do all those lines and squiggles and dots mean? Basic Music Theory takes you through the sometimes confusing world of written music with a clear, concise style that is at times funny and always friendly. The book is written by an experienced music teacher using methods refined over more than twenty years in schools and in his private teaching studio. Lessons are fun, well-paced, and enjoyable. Whether you're a beginner of any age, whether you're an experienced player who wants to bone up on your theory, or whether you teach music and need a fun way to do it, you'll find this book valuable and will refer to it again and again.

Grade One Music Theory

For Abrsm Candidates
Author: Victoria Williams
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781530018574
Page: 106
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Grade One Music Theory for ABRSM Candidates A complete course for students taking the ABRSM Grade 1 music theory exam. This book takes you through each topic with a step-by-step approach. The topic in each unit is explained in simple terms with several musical examples, and is then followed by a page of consolidation exercises so that you can immediately practice your new-found knowledge. Answers are provided. The course covers the ABRSM syllabus for Grade One, which is an introductory level. Topics covered include treble and bass clefs, notation, accidentals, key signatures and scales of C, G, D and F major, tonic triads, rhythm, foreign terms and symbols. Perfect for self-study, or to use with your music teacher. A full practice test is included, with model answers provided. Each page has been carefully designed to be suitable for photocopying. This book is "bilingual," and contains both UK and USA musical terminology. About the Author Victoria Williams graduated from the University of Leeds with a BA Hons degree in Music in 1995, where she specialised in Musicology. Victoria has been teaching music theory via her website since 2007, and has students in over 110 countries worldwide. She now specialises in music theory exam training, focusing mainly on the ABRSM music theory exams from grades 1 to 8, but also coaches students of other syllabuses such as AMEB and AP music theory.

Lollipop Logic

Critical Thinking Activities
Author: Bonnie Risby,Robby Risby,Robert Risby
ISBN: 9781593630928
Category: Education
Page: 64
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Designed to present critical thinking skills to young students who may not have mastered reading skills. Seven different thinking skills--relationships, analogies, sequences, deduction, inference, pattern decoding, and critical analysis--are presented in a format designed to appeal to the prereader.

My First Music Theory Book

Author: Lina Ng
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 9789679856057
Category: Music
Page: 40
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A colorful, imaginative, and highly absorbing introduction to music theory for the younger student. Packed with exciting exercises and entertaining characters, this is the ideal introduction to theory for a young instrumentalist.