What makes this course interesting?

  • Practice and develop musical skills that will help you build your understanding of music composition and music theory
  • Develop your music vocabulary through class discussion and written analysis of listening selections

Learn to recognize, understand, and describe the basic materials and processes of music that are heard or presented in a score.

Develop your aural, sight-singing, written, compositional, and analytical skills through a series of listening, performance, written, creative, and analytical exercises.

AP Music Theory Course Description (PDF)

AP Music Theory Course Overview (PDF)

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