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Foundations of Music Theory I; non-credit

Monday, September 12, 2016 @ 6:30 PM (EDT) - Monday, December 12, 2016 @ 8:30 PM (EST)
Co-Ed
Continuing Education 290 Huntington Ave BostonMA  02115
Monday, September 12, 2016 @ 6:30 PM (EDT) - Monday, December 12, 2016 @ 8:30 PM (EST)
Co-Ed
Continuing Education 290 Huntington Ave BostonMA  02115

Foundations of Music Theory I; non-credit

Sep 12 - Dec 13 (Monday)

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Co-Ed

Continuing Education

Pricing

Meeting Dates

From Sep 12, 2016 to Dec 12, 2016

Each Monday from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM

About This Activity

Description

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.

Course Sub-Category

Theory

Location

241 St. Botolph Street

Instructor

Margaret McAllister

Organizer Info

  • New England Conservatory of Music Preparatory School and School of Continuing Education

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