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Thursday, May 10

  1. page AP PRACTICE EXAM edited ... iGear Pro Digital Audio Recorder Tutorial Students taking the AP Music Theory Exam will need …
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    iGear Pro Digital Audio Recorder Tutorial
    Students taking the AP Music Theory Exam will need to use an iGear Pro handheld digital audio recorder for the aural portion of the exam. CLICK HERE for a brief tutorial (less than 2 minutes) explaining how to operate this device.
    MORE AP Music Theory Practice Questions! - OK, you want some more example questions? You got ‘em. Barron’s publishes an excellent, comprehensive prep book for the exam, it is available on Amazon and I highly recommend it. CLICK HERE to order from Amazon (about $25). CLICK HERE for a few sample pages from the book.
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Wednesday, May 9

  1. page FINAL CLASS PROJECT edited ... TIMELINE Although specific dates will be given you for drafts and final presentation, you wil…
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    TIMELINE
    Although specific dates will be given you for drafts and final presentation, you will have approximately 3 weeks to complete the project.
    FprFor 2018: May 3 - May 29 (w/performance May 30)
    For
    2017: May
    For 2014: May 13 - June 4 (w/performance on June 5)
    For 2013: May 15 - May 31 (w/"performance on Jun 3 or 4)
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Monday, April 16

  1. page The Subdominant Triad edited ... Assn. 6.9 (Procedure for Part-Writing IV-V) Working through Assn. 6.9, #1-2 (Dr. Watson) CH…
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    Assn. 6.9 (Procedure for Part-Writing IV-V)
    Working through Assn. 6.9, #1-2 (Dr. Watson)
    CHAPTER 6 PART-WRITING REVIEW - Click here, print and complete.
    Assn. 6.11 (Harmonizing Soprano Melodies with I-IV-V)
    Working through Assn. 6.11, #1: Two solutions, major and minor (Dr. Watson)
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Friday, April 6

  1. page CHAPTER 15 edited ... SECONDARY CHORDS EXPLAINED (Dr. Watson) ASSN. 15.2, TONICIZING A CHORD (Dr. Watson) Harmoni…
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    SECONDARY CHORDS EXPLAINED (Dr. Watson)
    ASSN. 15.2, TONICIZING A CHORD (Dr. Watson)
    Harmonic Analysis Activity (Bach Chorale) - Label chords #1-16 using Roman numeral analysis.
    Secondary Chords.pdf {Secondary Chords.pdf}
    Secondary Chord ANALYSIS ACTIVITY.pdf {Secondary Chord analy.pdf} activity.
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Monday, March 26

  1. page CHAPTER 16 & 17 edited ... Performance of Elgar's "Nimrod" movement (YouTube) "Nimrod," piano score …
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    Performance of Elgar's "Nimrod" movement (YouTube)
    "Nimrod," piano score
    ANALYSIS: " Pavane {Faure_Pavane_Op.50_Piano_Score.pdf} ," by Gabriel Faure
    {Faure_Pavane_Op.50_Piano_Score.pdf}
    Listen: "Pavane," on YouTube

    Podcast: Bach's Musical Offering (episode 41 of What Music Means to Me).
    Study Guide for Bach's Musical Offering podcast
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  2. page Elgar, Enigma Variations, “Nimrod”. edited ... Formal Analysis Project: "Nimrod," from Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar Backgroun…
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    Formal Analysis Project: "Nimrod," from Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar
    Background: Read the Wikipedia article on Elgar's piece, and the 9th variation ("Nimrod"). Great stories!
    Listen: "Nimrod," on YouTube
    Score: Piano Reduction {Elgar, NIMROD, pno.pdf}
    Harmonic Analysis: Using the piano score, make a chord-by-chord Roman numeral analysis of the first section of the piece. After that, just indicate chords at important formal articulations (i.e. beginning/end of sections, or at other important musical events).
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Friday, March 23

  1. page CHAPTER 16 & 17 edited ... "Nimrod" (Edward Elgar) Analysis Paper Directions Performance of Elgar's "Nimr…
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    "Nimrod" (Edward Elgar) Analysis Paper Directions
    Performance of Elgar's "Nimrod" movement (YouTube)
    "Nimrod," piano score
    Podcast: Bach's Musical Offering (episode 41 of What Music Means to Me).
    Study Guide for Bach's Musical Offering podcast
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Saturday, February 17

  1. page Fundamentals Review edited ... Relative Minor Scales (Dr. Watson) [Great Tip: Add 3 flats to major key signature to get rela…
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    Relative Minor Scales (Dr. Watson)
    [Great Tip: Add 3 flats to major key signature to get relative minor key signature!]
    Calculating Parallel Minor Key Signatures
    3. Intervals
    Generic (Basic) Intervals (musictheory.net)
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