• Beginning and AP Theory Class Plan

    September

    Week 1            Basics I, - Fundamentals of Music - Notation/Staff/

    Week 2            Basics I, -     

    Week 3            Basics I,    Review and Test
    Week 4            Basics II - Scales Tonality and Keys/Modes   
     
     
     
    October

    Week 1            Basics II, - Intervals / Transposition

    Week 2            Basics II - Review/Test

    Week 3            Ch. 4, CHORDS - Tonic and Dominant, Cadences
     

    Week 4           

    November
    Week 1          Ch. 5, Tonic and Dominant, Part Writing
    Week 2
    Week 3          Ch. 6, Cadences and Non-tones  
    Week 4           
    December
    Week 1            Ch. 7, Melodic Organozation I - Review and Test
    Week 2           
    Week 3            Winter Break
    Week 4
     
    January

    Week 1            Ch. 8, Voice Leadning and Four Part Choral Writing

    Week 2            Ch. 9, The Triad in Inversion

    Week 3            Review and Test

    Week 4            Ch 10, Harmonic Progression
     
    February

    Week 1            Ch. 11, Nonharmonic Tones 1

    Week 2            Ch. 12, Nonharmonic Tones II

    Week 3            Review and Test

    Week 4            Ch 13, The Dominant seventh and Supertonic Seventh Chords
     
    March
    Week 1            Ch 14, The Submediant and Mediant Triads     
    Week 2            Drill and Practice

    Week 3            Review and Test

    Week 4            Ch 15, The Melodic Line II
    Week 5            Spring Break
     
    April

    Week 1            Spring Break

    Week 2            Review, Drill and Practice

    Week 3            Ch 16, The v and VII Triads; Phrygian Cadence
    Week 4            Review and Test
     
    May

    Week 1            Ch. 17, Harmonic Sequence

    Week 2            Review, Drill and Practice

    Week 3            Ch. 18, Secondary Dominant Chords

    Week 4            Review, Drill and Test