Students will prepare for the level 8 theory examination with the Royal Conservatory of Music.
Start Date: Saturday, September 7th 2019
End Date: Saturday, May 2nd 2020
Time: 2pm-3pm (1 hour group class)
Each week students will take part in a lecture and activity based theory class. Students are expected to complete their assignments on a weekly basis to keep up with class concepts. Students will prepare for the grade 8 theory examination with the Royal Conservatory of Music.
Level 8: New Concepts
- alto and tenor clefs
- transposition to concert pitch
- hybrid meters
- compound intervals
- triads built on any scale degree
- cluster, quartal, and polychords
- introduction to Medieval, Renaissance, and world music
Materials are not included in the course fee. Students will be required to purchase the grade 8 theory book and practice exams to complete this course.
Examination date: Saturday, May 9th 2020 from 2pm-4pm (2 hours)
Alternate examination date (if there is a conflict): Friday, May 8th from 9:30am to 11:30am (2 hours)