Advanced Placement Music Theory A & B

Two Terms        Grades 11, 12       Elective

*Offered every other year.*

Prerequisite: Experience in a performance ensemble (band, choir, orchestra) and basic proficiency in music notation.

AP Music Theory is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED for students considering majoring or minoring in music in college or who are considering a career in the music field. This course offers an intensive study of traditional music theory and history, music composition, and aural skills. This course is designed to prepare students for the AP Music Theory Exam and for Music Theory at the collegiate level.