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Music Theory Basic Rudiment Course


  • PITCH – Notation, Accidentals and Enharmonic Equivalents
  • SCALES – Major and minor (natural, harmonic and melodic)
  • TRIADS – Major and minor (Tonic, Subdominant and Dominant)
  • RHYTHM – Simple Time (Duple, Triple and Quadruple)
  • INTERVALS – Perfect, Major and minor (harmonic and melodic)
  • CIRCLE OF FIFTHS – Key Signatures (up to 4 sharps and 4 flats)
  • TRANSPOSING – At the Octave
  • ANALYSIS – Musical Terms, Symbols and Signs

Course features:

  • Review tests to help students retain knowledge
  • Memory Joggers that benefit all learning styles
  • Suitable for students who want to take Royal Conservatory of Music Level 5 Music Theory Exam (upon completion of this course, students can complete supplemental lessons to ensure readiness for taking RCM Level 5 Music Theory Exam)
  • Create a strong foundation in music theory


  • This course suits beginners (no prior music theory knowledge).
  • Students will need to purchase a textbook on their own (available in music stores or online stores).
  • Online teaching using Zoom or Skype.

Contact me for more information.