In this complete online video course students will learn from scratch how to read music from beginner to intermediate.
What are the requirements?
In a perfect world, students should have access to a keyboard, piano, or keyboard app on their computer or phone. It is possible to use another instrument for reference, but a keyboard (even a phone app keyboard) is preferable because all the notes on a keyboard are laid out sequentially.
What am I going to get from this course?
Understand how to read pitch on both the treble and bass clefs.
Understand how to read and play simple to intermediate rhythms including dotted notes, triplets, and syncopation.
Understand and use key signatures.
Understand how to identify and read time signatures, including odd time signatures.
Site read intermediate level rhythms.
In general, students at the end of this course will be able to look at and decipher a piece of music. This class is the very important first step to understanding music fundamentals – the building blocks of music.