Music Theory II

Music Theory II

150.00

Instructor: Ms. Seray

Please review course details below.

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COURSE SCHEDULE:

REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN - Classes start January 13, 2019 and end April 10, 2020 (no classes between March 9 - 16, 2020 due to Spring break).


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Music Theory II is an extension of Music Theory I and is a prerequisite for AP Music Theory. It is a rigorous course, which will equip students with an advanced knowledge of the following principles: music notation, intervals, chords, harmony and musical vocabulary. 

This course requires a study commitment of approximately 2 hours per week.


COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • Identify chords, intervals and scales by ear

  • Sing and play major, minor, and chromatic scales

  • Understand and identify musical forms and cadences

  • Understand and properly use chord inversions into harmonic progressions

  • Complete weekly pre-recorded lectures.

  • Participate in interactive online student forums.

  • Deliver assessments and/or assignments in a timely manner.


PREREQUISITES AND RECOMMENDATIONS:

  • Music Theory I is a prerequisite for this course.

  • Recommended age: 12 years old and above.


REQUIRED TEXTS/RESOURCES:

  1. Schmeling, Paul. Berklee Music Theory Book 2. Massachusetts: Berklee Press, 2011.

  2. Staff paper, binder with loose leaf paper, pencil and eraser.


 
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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Ms. Seray’s musical career spans twenty years with formal education in classical violin performance, music theory and aural studies from the Manhattan School of Music. She has completed all musical education board exams in both New York and Australia, and was a member of the Tri-M Music Honor Society. She has and continues to perform in international orchestra competitions, regional orchestras, chamber groups, theatrical performances, private and corporate functions. For the past ten years, Ms. Seray has provided musical education to homeschoolers, community groups, and private students worldwide. Read more.