Music Theory teaches students about the concepts, science, and rules that govern the elements and composition of western music. Classes begin with understanding basic notes and rhythms, then quickly progresses through intervals, scales, and keys up to form and analysis. By the end of the class, students will be able to correctly use roman numeral analyze and figured bass on moderate to difficult pieces. The Music Theory class also focuses on dictation and ear training.
Music Theory class is open to all students without prerequisite. This class is highly recommended for performance students and is required of all those students pursuing studies in music after high school.
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