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1 Category: AP Courses

2 Field: Arts

3 Course: AP Music Theory

AP Music Theory

Learn to recognize, understand, and describe the basic materials and processes of music. You’ll develop skills by listening to, reading, writing, and performing a wide variety of music.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Identifying features of pitch, interval, scales and keys, chords, meter, rhythm, and other musical concepts in performed and notated music

  • Singing a notated melody on sight

  • Notating music that you hear

  • Completing music based on cues, following common-practice style

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