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From the DU Online Course Listing
- MUAC 1001-1003 Music Theory I (3 quarters)
- MUAC 1020-1022 Aural Skills I (3 quarters)
- Development of aural analysis skills in meter, mode, harmonic
function and song forms through solfeggio, singing and dictation.
- MUAC 2004-2006 Music Theory II (3 quarters)
- MUAC 2020-2022 Aural Skills II (3 quarters)
- Dictation and sight singing of melodic, harmonic and contrapuntal
examples from common practice period.
Books - Really Basic Texts for Music Theory
The Complete Musician by
Call Number: MT50 .L22 2008
This second edition hardcover is in the Music Reference Stacks. It does not circulate, but you are welcome to use it in the library.
Tonal Harmony, 5th ed. by
Call Number: MT50 .K85 2008
Tonal Harmony has been the leading text for the two-year theory curriculum for music majors. It is located in the Music Reference Stacks. It does not check out, but may be used in the library.
Music in Theory and Practice, 8th ed. by
Call Number: MT 6 .B34 M9 2008 vols. 1 and 2
This text gives music majors a solid foundation in the theory of music. It strengthens their musical intuition, builds technical skills, and helps them gain interpretive insights. The goal of the text is to instruct readers on the practical application of knowledge. The analytical techniques presented are carefully designed to be clear, uncomplicated, and readily applicable to any repertoire. The audio CD is in the Music Reserve area. This book is in the Reference Stacks. It does not check out, but may be used in the library.