Music Theory 101 | Plamen Tsvetanov | Skillshare
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13 Lessons (1h 32m)
    • 1. Intro

      1:40
    • 2. Basic Components Part 1

      4:40
    • 3. Basic Components Part 2

      4:57
    • 4. Clefs

      7:57
    • 5. Notes Part 1 - Pitch

      10:29
    • 6. Notes Part 2 - Duration

      7:45
    • 7. Time Signatures

      13:15
    • 8. Measures and Bar Lines

      7:06
    • 9. Accidentals; Half & Whole Steps

      8:13
    • 10. Rests

      6:36
    • 11. Key Signatures

      11:32
    • 12. Scales

      7:09
    • 13. Conclusion

      0:47

About This Class

In this Skillshare class, you will learn all the basics of Music Theory - definitions, usage, and terminology. This will enable you to easily read and write sheet music, understand basic concepts - pitch, key signature, tempo, time signature, tonality to mention a few. After building a solid basic knowledge of Music Theory you should be able to start learning more complex concepts and dive deep into music composition and performance. At the end of this course, there will be a self-grading quiz to test your understanding and solidify the learned material. Your project will be to notate a simple melody just by listening to it.