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39 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
music theory
1/4 note
1/8 note
1/2 note
whole note
1/4 note
1/8 note
36 terms
Music Theory
time signature (metre)
dynamics
staff notation
stick notation
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
The volume of sound
Music that is notated on the 5 lines and 4 spaces
Music that is notated without a musical staff
time signature (metre)
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
dynamics
The volume of sound
15 terms
Music Theory
Quarter Note
Whole Note
Half Note
Sixteenth Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
A note that gets 2 beats per measure
A note that gets a fourth of a beat per measure
Quarter Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
Whole Note
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
39 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
42 terms
Music Theory :)
1/2 step
ef and bc
sharp
flat
distance between any two adjacent notes
where do half steps occur that are adjacent?
when u want to raise a note a half step you use a _____
when u want to lower a note a half step you use a _______
1/2 step
distance between any two adjacent notes
ef and bc
where do half steps occur that are adjacent?
18 terms
AP Music Theory- Musical Fundamentals
Pitch
Dynamic
Timbre
Duration
frequency, wavelength, Hertz, Hz
amplitude or wave height
tone color, wave form
length of time sound and silence lasts
Pitch
frequency, wavelength, Hertz, Hz
Dynamic
amplitude or wave height
49 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
36 terms
music theory
4/4 time
treble clef
bass clef
music scale
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
(Also called the "F" clef); the sign on the staff that indica…
a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific…
4/4 time
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
treble clef
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
9 terms
Music Theory
circle of 5ths
treble clef key signature order
bass clef key signature order
major scale
FCGDABE
BEADGCF
WWHWWWH
circle of 5ths
treble clef key signature order
FCGDABE
55 terms
Music Theory
A cappella
Accelerando
Accessible
Adagio
One or more vocalists performing without an accompaniment.
A symbol used in musical notation indicating to gradually qui…
Music that is easy to listen to and understand.
A tempo having slow movement; restful at ease.
A cappella
One or more vocalists performing without an accompaniment.
Accelerando
A symbol used in musical notation indicating to gradually qui…
17 terms
Music Theory
whole note
half note
quarter note
eighth note
whole note
half note
36 terms
Music Theory TERMS 1
time signature (metre)
dynamics
staff notation
stick notation
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
The volume of sound
Music that is notated on the 5 lines and 4 spaces
Music that is notated without a musical staff
time signature (metre)
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
dynamics
The volume of sound
56 terms
Music Theory
a tempo
accelerando
adagio
agitato
return to the original tempo
gradually getting faster
slowly
agitated
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accelerando
gradually getting faster
Music Theory
Quarter Note
Whole Note
Half Note
Sixteenth Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
A note that gets 2 beats per measure
A note that gets a fourth of a beat per measure
Quarter Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
Whole Note
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
10 terms
Level 3 Music Theory
Relative Key
Natural Minor
Harmonic Minor
Melodic Minor
Minor and Major keys that share the same key signature. (e.g.…
Follows the minor key signature, no accidentals
A minor scale with a raised 7th
A minor scale with a raised 6th and 7th scale degree while as…
Relative Key
Minor and Major keys that share the same key signature. (e.g.…
Natural Minor
Follows the minor key signature, no accidentals
32 terms
Music Theory
Ionian
Dorian
Phrygian
Lydian
Major scale
starts on D (minor scale with a raised 6th)
starts on E (minor scale with a lowered 2nd)
starts on F (major scale with a raised 4th)
Ionian
Major scale
Dorian
starts on D (minor scale with a raised 6th)
23 terms
Music Theory Chapter 2
3 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
4 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
6 beats per measure; eighth note = one…
common time; same as 4/4
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the c represent and what oth…
3 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
4 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
26 terms
Music Theory Chapter 3
A (A-B-C#-D-E-F#-G#)
Ab (Ab-Bb-Cb-C-D-E-Gb)
B (C#-D#-E-F#-G#-A#)
Bb (Bb-Cb-Db-D-E-Gb-Ab)
A (A-B-C#-D-E-F#-G#)
Ab (Ab-Bb-Cb-C-D-E-Gb)
15 terms
Music Theory 04: Chords
Harmony
Triad
Major Triad
Minor Triad
The result produced when tones are sounded simultaneously.
A three-note chord consisting of a root, third and fifth The…
A triad consisting of a root, major third and perfect fifth.
A triad consisting of a root, minor third and perfect fifth.
Harmony
The result produced when tones are sounded simultaneously.
Triad
A three-note chord consisting of a root, third and fifth The…
37 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Arpeggio / Arpeggiation
Beam
Chordal Texture
Symbols used to lower or raise a pitch.
Playing notes of a chord in succession.
A line connecting notes of an eighth value or lower.
Description of a piece / section of music which is organized…
Accidentals
Symbols used to lower or raise a pitch.
Arpeggio / Arpeggiation
Playing notes of a chord in succession.
73 terms
music theory
al, alla
allargando
andantino
assai
to the, in the manner of
broadening
slightly faster or slower than andante
very
al, alla
to the, in the manner of
allargando
broadening
64 terms
Music Theory
BASS CLEF LINE NOTES
BASS CLEF SPACE NOTES
The Dot
Meter
Great Big Dragons Fly Around
All Cows Eat Grass
Is used to extend the value of a single note by one-half of i…
the organization of beats into regular groups of two, three ,…
BASS CLEF LINE NOTES
Great Big Dragons Fly Around
BASS CLEF SPACE NOTES
All Cows Eat Grass
29 terms
AP Music Theory Terms
Anacrusis
Allegro
Cadence
Cadential Extension
Pickup note(s)
A fast tempo
A stylized close which divides the music into periods or brin…
The prolongation (post-cadential extension) or delay (pre-cad…
Anacrusis
Pickup note(s)
Allegro
A fast tempo
18 terms
Music Theory
Middle C
D
E
F
Middle C
D
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
26 terms
Music Theory
Breath Mark ,
Fermata
Tenuto
Caesuras
Short pause; usually an indication of phrasing or breathing.
Placed over a note or rest to indicate that it is to be lengt…
Placed over a note to indicate a hold of shorter duration tha…
Indicates silence
Breath Mark ,
Short pause; usually an indication of phrasing or breathing.
Fermata
Placed over a note or rest to indicate that it is to be lengt…
45 terms
Music Theory
Determining key from group of sharps
Determining key from group of flats
Natural Minor
Harmonic Minor
1. Find last sharp 2. Go up half step 3. That note is the key…
Name the second to last flat.... (Ex: B♭, E♭, A♭. Second to last…
Same accidentals as the relative major
Raised 7th note
Determining key from group of sharps
1. Find last sharp 2. Go up half step 3. That note is the key…
Determining key from group of flats
Name the second to last flat.... (Ex: B♭, E♭, A♭. Second to last…
61 terms
Music Theory
Passing tone
Neighboring tone
Accented neighboring tone
Anticipation
Approached by step and then continues by step in the same dir…
Approached by step and then returns by step to the original n…
A neighbor tone that occurs within the second chord
Approached by step and then remains the same
Passing tone
Approached by step and then continues by step in the same dir…
Neighboring tone
Approached by step and then returns by step to the original n…
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
17 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Ledger Lines
Pitch
Low sounds
5 lines with intervening spaces where musical notes are written
Individual lines on the staff
Property of sound, frequency
Low frequency, low pitch
Staff
5 lines with intervening spaces where musical notes are written
Ledger Lines
Individual lines on the staff
32 terms
Year 9 music theory
Semibreve
Minim
Crotchet
quaver
Whole Note
Half note
Quarter note
eighth note
Semibreve
Whole Note
Minim
Half note
24 terms
Music Theory
Treble Clef
Bass Clef
Time Signature
Space and Line Names
The top number tells you how many beats there are per measure…
Treble Clef
Bass Clef
24 terms
music theory
4/4 time
treble clef
bass clef
major scale
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
(Also called the "F" clef); the sign on the staff that indica…
a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific…
4/4 time
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
treble clef
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
Music Theory
accompaniment
atonal
augmentation dot
bar lines
The use of additional music to support a lead melodic line.
Music that is not in key and not organized diatonically
A dot placed after a note or rest that extends its value by h…
Vertical lines in written music that separate notes into diff…
accompaniment
The use of additional music to support a lead melodic line.
atonal
Music that is not in key and not organized diatonically
62 terms
Music Theory
a tempo
accelerando
adagio
allargando
return to the original tempo
gradually getting faster
slowly
broadening
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accelerando
gradually getting faster
23 terms
Music Theory
Forte
Mezzo Forte
Pianissimo
Fortissimo
The sign is f means loud
The sign is means moderately loud
The sign is pp means very soft
The sign is ff means very loud
Forte
The sign is f means loud
Mezzo Forte
The sign is means moderately loud
58 terms
Music Theory Basics
time signature
measure
eighth notes
eighth rest
tells how many beats are in each measure and what kind of not…
space between two barlines
two notes connected with a beam, equal to one beat
gets one half count of silence
time signature
tells how many beats are in each measure and what kind of not…
measure
space between two barlines
90 terms
Music Theory
1
5
4
3
Tonic
Dominant
Subdominant
Mediant
1
Tonic
5
Dominant
34 terms
Music Theory
M6
m2
M3
M7
M6
m2
149 terms
Music Theory
Grave/Lento/Largo
Adagio
Andante
Moderato
Very Slow
Slow
Medium Walking Tempo
Moderately
Grave/Lento/Largo
Very Slow
Adagio
Slow
10 terms
Music Theory
Music Theory
Treble Clef Sign
Bass Clef Sign
Grand Staff
The study of the structure of constructed music
A symbol written at the left-hand end of the staff indicating…
A symbol written at the left-hand end of the staff indicating…
A treble and bass clef staff joined by their relationship to…
Music Theory
The study of the structure of constructed music
Treble Clef Sign
A symbol written at the left-hand end of the staff indicating…
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
39 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
62 terms
music theory
a
accelerando / accel
adagio
al, alla
at
gradually getting quicker
slow
to the / in the manner of
a
at
accelerando / accel
gradually getting quicker
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
24 terms
Music Theory
Treble Clef
Bass Clef
Time Signature
Space and Line Names
The top number tells you how many beats there are per measure…
Treble Clef
Bass Clef
160 terms
Music Theory
What are rhythms?
What is a beat?
Symbol for a whole note
Symbol for a half note
Organized beats
A pulse
What are rhythms?
Organized beats
What is a beat?
A pulse
17 terms
Music Theory
Poetic definition of Music
Specific definition of music
Tone
Oscillopes
The art, craft, & sceic e of organizinf sound and silence in…
A succession of tones arranged in a specific rhythm
A sound played or sung at a specific pitch
Measure frequency of a tone
Poetic definition of Music
The art, craft, & sceic e of organizinf sound and silence in…
Specific definition of music
A succession of tones arranged in a specific rhythm
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