AP MUSIC THEORY

Course Information (INCLUDES OPENING DAY NOTEBOOK TASKS you must complete!!!)

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TOOLS

Noteflight.com (Online Notation Program). Using NOTEFLIGHT and Noteflight PART-WRITING Templates
Extra Tutorials & Drills (www.musictheory.net)
More Online Drill & Practice (teoria.com)
Customizable, Printable Manuscript Paper - Create staff paper to use for your written assignments, like this.
Virtual Keyboard
Flash Cards, etc. to Print and Use!
Online Metronome
Orchestration Resource - We do a lot of writing for instruments. Here's a link to a site with instrument ranges, etc. Note that this site shows ranges for very accomplished, professional players. Your mileage may vary :)

PODCASTS! and PODCAST GUIDES


COURSE AREAS

Aural Skills/Ear-Training - Click below for weekly sequentials, canons, OTTMAN solfege assignments, and dictations for which you will be responsible.

AP SOLFEGE

Solfege Quiz Rubric & Instructions for Sharing Via Google Drive
AP Theory Dictation Units (revised 2013) - Adjust as desired.
MORE MELODIC Dictation Practice (Teoria.com) - Adjust as desired.
HARMONIC (Chord Progression) Dictation Practice (Teoria.com)
Aurals Quiz Blank - Used throughout year for aural theory quizzes (solfege, dictation).
Sight-Reading Helps: Check out these various websites aimed at helping students learn to read/solfege music. Practice Sight-Reading; TMEA Region/State Chorus audition solfege practice
Make-up Aurals Quiz

Harmony/Written Theory - Tentative Harmony/Written Theory Schedule:

MP1 - Chapters 1 - 4. MP2 - Chapters 4 (cont. if necessary) - 5, 9. MP3 - Chapters 10-12, 14. MP4 - Chapters 14 (cont. if necessary) - 15, 6, 16-17.

Click below for activties that augment your text (reading, assignments) and workbook (assignments).

Marking Period 1

Marking Period 2

Marking Period 3

Marking Period 4

Miscellaneous

REVIEW
CHAPTER 1
CHAPTER 2
CHAPTER 3
CHAPTER 4
CHAPTER 5
CHAPTER 9
CHAPTER 10
CHAPTER 11 & 12
CHAPTER 14
(CHAPTER 14)
CHAPTER 15
CHAPTER 6
CHAPTER 16 & 17

PODCASTS


FINAL CLASS PROJECT

AP PRACTICE EXAM
WHY USE PENCIL FOR MUSIC THEORY WORK (click here)?!?

BACH CHORALES for ANALYSIS

Students may send me coursework electronically via my Parkland email account (watsons@parklandsd.org).

Eugene Ormandy quotes! - Scroll ALL THE WAY down!

Composer Insults!

"The Music Theory Song"