Music Theory & Literacy I

This course will cover:

  • the practice of harmonic and melodic intervals
  • rhythmic performance and dictation in simple and compound meters
  • reading of treble and bass clefs using fixed-do solfège and one line melodic dictation
  • the study of triads
  • principles of voice leading
  • introduction to harmonic analysis
  • harmonization of bass lines and soprano melodies
  • with an emphasis on the harmonic style of music from the 18th and early 19th centuries.

Prerequisite is Musicianship (or its equivalent) or permission of the instructor.

Offered
  • Fall 2019