MUS 111 : MUSIC THEORY I

This course introduces the student to the diatonic harmonic practices in the Common Practice Period. Topics include fundamental musical materials (rhythm, pitch, scales, intervals, diatonic harmonies) and an introduction to the principles of voice leading and harmonic progression. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic competency using diatonic harmony through analysis, writing, sight singing, dictation and keyboard skills.

Prerequisites

Advisor approval.

Corequisites

MUS 113, if ear training lab is a separate course.

Overview

Program

credits

3
Lecture Hours
3
Lab Hours
0