2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

6545/6546 Music Theory and Composition A/B

0.5 credit per semester

Students study the elements of music, with emphasis on music terminology, notation, and major and minor keys. They practice melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic dictation; keyboard harmony and sight-singing; and learn how to compose music in different styles for various combinations of voices and instruments.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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Music Theory and Composition A/B

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