Rudiments of Music - Book 1
Series: Boosey & Hawkes Scores/Books
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes
Composer: Cora B. Ahrens
The most essential points in the study of the basics of music are presented in this combined textbook/workbook series that is comprehensive, practical and progressive. Available in 9 volumes of exercises and review tests.
Volume 1: Treble clef notes, letter names, lines and spaces.
Volume 2: Bass clef notes, letter names, lines and spaces.
Volume 3: Ledger lines, treble and bass clefs, notes and spaces.
Volume 4: Tonic sol-fa syllables, treble and bass clefs, ledger lines, time values, tie and slur, accidentals.
Volume 5: Major key signatures, major scales, time signature, accents, triplets, syncopation.
Volume 6: Accents in compound time signatures, grouping of rests, intervals, diatonic and chromatic, inversions of intervals.
Volume 7: Musical terms, the dot, harmonic minor scale, minor key signatures, melodic minor scale.
Volume 8: Alto and tenor clefs, chromatic scale, triads and inversions.
Volume 9: Transposition, dominant seventh.