A.P. Music Theory

Welcome to AP Music Theory.  Please bookmark this page and check it frequently as I will be updating this page with homework, test and project information on a weekly basis.

DUE MONDAY, OCTOBER 16:
Lecture #6 AND #7 (Mozart Piano Concerto and Symphony #41)
Homework Ch. 7:
7.1  #3, 5, 7 and 9
7.2 #2, 4, 6 and 8
DOWNLOAD CH 7 & 8 HERE: Ch 7-8

 

DUE WEDNESDAY, October 11:
Lecture #6 notes (Mozart Piano Concerto)

 

DUE MONDAY, October 2:
Lecture #5 notes (Haydn Symphony)
CH 5:
5.1 ODD
5.2 ODD
5.3 ALL

DUE MONDAY, September 25:
Lecture #3 notes (Bach Brandenburg Concerto)
CH. 4:
4.1: As many as you need to do
4.2: As many as you need to do
4.3: Pick 3
4.4 #2
4.5 #2
4.6 #2
4.7 ALL
We will work on 4.8 in class on Monday

Download Textbook Appendix F for transposition info:
Music in Theory and Practice Appendix F

Download textbook Chapters 4-6:
Music in Theory and Practice Chapter 4-6

Homework DUE Wednesday, September 13:
Chapter 3:
3.1 #1-3, #11-13
3.2 #1-3, #11-13
3.3 #1-3, #11-13
3.4 #1
3.5 EVEN
3.7 ALL
3.9 ODD
3.10 #2-10 EVEN
3.11 Pick one line
3.12 Line #1
3.13 Pick from the following three groups of instruments:
a. Flute, Clarinet, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax
b. 2 Violins, Viola, Cello or Bass
c. 2 Alto Sax, Trumpet, Tenor Sax
Transpose the String Quartet for each instrument.  Put each part on a different piece of staff paper so we can play them in class.

Homework DUE Friday, September 8:
Chapter 2:
2.1 ALL
2.2 ALL
2.3 EVEN
2.4 ODD
2.5 ALL
2.6 ALL
2.7 #3-#7
2.8 #4

Writing Assignment DUE Wednesday, September 6:
In 250 words or more, tell me who your favorite composer is.  Why do you like this particular composer?  What about his or her music moves you?  Give an example of one of the composer’s pieces that particularly stands out for you.

SCPA AP MUSIC THEORY SYLLABUS 1718

Homework DUE Friday, September 1:
Ch. 1:
1.1 ALL
1.2 #4 ONLY
1.3 ALL
1.4 ALL
1.5 ALL
1.6 ALL
1.8 ODD (Staff Paper Needed)

Please download Chapters 1-3 of our textbook:
Music in Theory and Practice Ch 1-3