Essentials of Music Theory Student Book 3


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Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory Book 3
By Andrew Surmani, Karen Farnum Surmani, and Morton Manus

Third in a series of 3 books, providing an all-in-one theory course for students of any age. Concise lessons, music reading and writing exercises, and review tests after each unit. A unit is 4-5 pages of instructional material and exercises, an ear training page (ear training cd's come with the teacher book, available separately - item 850928), and a review page. Each single book has 6 units.

Unit 13: Triads - 1st Inversion; Triads - 2nd Inversion; V7 Chord - 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Inversion; Figured Bass; Major Chord Progressions; Ear Training for Lessons 51-55; Review of Lessons 51-55.

Unit 14: Minor Scales; Natural, Harmonic, & Melodic Minor Scales; Minor Triads; Augmented & Diminished Triads; Ear Training for Lessons 56-59; Review of Lessons 56-59.   

Unit 15: Primary Triads in Minor Keys; Minor Chord Progressions; Modes Related to the Major Scale - Aeolian, Dorian, Phrygian, Locrian; Ear Training for Lessons 60-63; Review of Lessons 60-63.   

Unit 16: Harmonizing a Melody in a Major Key; Broken Chords & Arpeggiated Accompaniments; Passing & Neighboring Tones; Composing a Melody in a Major Key; Ear Training for Lessons 64-67; Review of Lessons 64-67.   

Unit 17: Harmonizing a Melody in a Minor Key; Composing a Melody in a Minor Key; 12-Bar Blues Chord Progression; The Blues Scale; Ear Training for Lessons 68-71; Review of Lessons 68-71.   

Unit 18: Basic Forms of Music - Motive & Phrase; AB (Binary) Form; ABA (Ternary) Form; Rondo Form; Ear Training for Lessons 72-75; Review of Lessons 72-75.   

Appendix: Glossary & Index of Terms & Symbols.


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