Music Theory

Welcome to the Music Theory page.

An overview of the chapters can be found in the Table of Contents.


 

Music theory level 1

Music theory level 1

Half and whole steps.
Second, third, fourth and fifth.
Major and minor second.
The major scale.
C and G major.

Music theory level 1

 

Music theory level 2

Music theory level 2

Sixth, seventh, octave.
Chords, triads.
Root position, inversion.
Degrees, dominant seventh.
D major.

Music theory level 2

 

Music theory level 3

Music theory level 3

Major and minor third.
Perfect fifth.
Major and minor triads.
The minor scale.
F major, A and D minor.

Music theory level 3

Music theory level 4

Music theory level 4

Perfect fourth and octave.
Major and minor sixth.
Major and minor seventh.
First and second inversion.
Bb major, E and G minor.

Music theory level 4

Music theory level 5

Music theory level 5

Inversion of intervals.
Seventh chords.
Inversions of seventh chords.
The second degree (II).
A and Eb major, B and C minor.

Music theory level 5

Music theory level 6

Music theory level 6

Augmented and diminished.
Five types of intervals.
Diminished and augmented triad.
The sixth degree (VI).
E and Ab major, F# and C# minor.

Music theory level 6

Music theory level 7

Music theory level 7

Nonharmonic tones.
Triads and scale degrees.
The third degree(III).
The seventh degree (VII).
B and Db major, F and G# minor.

Music theory level 7

Music theory level 8

Music theory level 8

Secondary dominant chord.
Augmented sixth chords.
Seventh chords and scale degrees.
The circle of fifths.
F# and Gb major, Bb Minor.

Music theory level 8