Foundations of Music Theory I; for credit
Sep 12 - Dec 13 (Monday)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
From Sep 12, 2016 to Dec 12, 2016
Each Monday from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Rhythmic and melodic reading in simple and compound meters at the levels of beat, division, and subdivision; mixed meters; dotted rhythms and syncopations; diatonic intervals and diatonic triads of major and minor keys; triads in four voices; chords in open and close position; cadences: authentic, plagal, and full; playing and writing chord progressions based upon primary triads; seventh chords; and an introduction to the analysis of melody, harmony, and smaller musical forms. Examples studied will include simple chorales, short piano pieces, and selected movements of symphonic works. Semester concludes with an individualized evaluation sequence.
If you have any questions regarding this class please contact the NEC Continuing Education office at (617)585-1701.
241 St. Botolph Street
New England Conservatory of Music Preparatory School and School of Continuing Education