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Basic music theory : how to read, write, and understand written music

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4th edition.

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  • ISBN: 9781492831631
  • ISBN: 1492831638
  • Physical Description: 206 pages : illustrations, music ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 4th edition.
  • Publisher: [Chicago, Illinois] : Sol-Ut Press, [2013]

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Formatted Contents Note:
The chapter everyone skips -- A brief history of musical notation -- Lines, lines, everywhere there's lines -- More lines -- Where's the beat? -- The sound of silence -- Part one review -- Meter -- Down for the count -- New notes -- Seeing dots -- Triplets -- Part two review -- Interlude, the practice of practice -- The wind-up and the pitch -- A note by any other name would sound as sweet -- Going over the clef -- No trouble with treble -- At the bass of the clef -- I got rhythm (clef) -- Part three review -- Interlude, coming to terms with music -- Accidentals on purpose -- The piano keyboard -- Major scales -- Unlock the secret of key signatures -- The guitar fingerboard-- Part four review -- Intervals -- Minor scales -- Scales a la mode -- Blues to bebop and beyond -- Part five review -- Interlude, how to conduct yourself -- Triads -- Chord extensions -- Chord inversions -- Chord progressions -- Part six review -- The faster and the slower -- Double flats and double sharps -- More meters -- Part seven review -- Postlude, take a bow -- Keyboard and guitar guide.
Subject: Music theory > Elementary works.


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