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Music Theory


Welcome to the 8notes.com Music Theory. We currently have 46 Lessons introducing you to the most important concepts of music theory.

Also check out our Scales section and piano chord chart and Guitar Chord Chart.

Lesson 1   -   Staffs, Clefs and Ledger Lines
Lesson 2   -   Note Duration
Lesson 3   -   Measures and Time Signature
Lesson 4   -   Rest Duration
Lesson 5   -   Dots and Ties
Lesson 6   -   Simple and Compound Meter
Lesson 7   -   Odd Meter
Lesson 8   -   Steps and Accidentals
Lesson 9   -   The Major Scale  (see also our Piano Scales chart )
Lesson 10   -   The Minor Scales  (see also our Piano Scales chart )
Lesson 11   -   Introduction to Major Chords
Lesson 12   -   An Introduction to Minor Chords
Lesson 13   -   Scale Degrees
Lesson 14   -   Key Signatures
Lesson 15   -   An Introduction to Major Scales
Lesson 16   -   Key Signature Calculation
Lesson 17   -   Generic Intervals
Lesson 18   -   Specific Intervals
Lesson 19   -   Introduction Staff and Clefs
Lesson 20   -   Writing Intervals
Lesson 21   -   Interval Inversion
Lesson 22   -   Introduction to Chords
Lesson 23   -   Triad Inversion
Lesson 24   -   Diatonic Triads
Lesson 25   -   Roman Numeral Analysis
Lesson 26   -   Voicing Chords
Lesson 27   -   Analysis #1
Lesson 28   -   Seventh Chords
Lesson 29   -   Diatonic Seventh Chords
Lesson 30   -   Seventh Chord Inversion
Lesson 31   -   Composing with Minor Scales
Lesson 32   -   Nonharmonic Tones
Lesson 33   -   Phrases and Cadences
Lesson 34   -   Circle Progressions
Lesson 35   -   Common Chord Progressions
Lesson 36   -   Triads in First Inversion
Lesson 37   -   Triads in Second Inversion
Lesson 38   -   Analysis #2
Lesson 39   -   Building Neapolitan Chords
Lesson 40   -   Using Neapolitan Chords
Lesson 41   -   Analysis #3
Lesson 42   -   Instrument Ranges
Lesson 43   -   Introduction to the pentatonic scale
Lesson 44   -   Introduction to Modes
Lesson 45   -   Degrees of the scale
Lesson 46   -   Introduction to Triads
Music Theory Training - Interval Trainer
Music Theory Training - Note Trainer
Music Theory Training - Key Trainer
Music Theory Training - Triad Trainer
Music Theory Training - Keyboard Trainer
Music Theory Training - Guitar Trainer
Music Theory Training - Brass Trainer
Music Theory Training - Interval Ear Trainer
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All music theory articles are copyright Ricci Adams, reproduced by kind permission. Except for lessons 42-46 (copyright 8notes.com), these articles are licensed under a Creative Commons License.












 


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