Part 1 PrefacePart 2 AcknowledgmentsChapter 3 1. The Basics of Pitch and RhythmChapter 4 2. The Tonal Arrangement and RhythmChapter 5 3. Chromatic Scales and RhythmChapter 6 4. Modal Scales and RhythmChapter 7 5. Major Scales and RhythmChapter 8 6. Minor Scales and RhythmChapter 9 7. Major-Scale Interval Identification and RhythmChapter 10 8. Chromatic-Interval Identification and RhythmChapter 11 9. Whole-Tone Pentatonic Scales and RhythmChapter 12 10. Chords and the Short FormPart 13 GlossaryPart 14 Performance Terms and Expression MarksPart 15 Sample Solutions of Selected Drill StudiesPart 16 Index
This book is a basic theory text designed for music majors as well as nonmajors who wish to acquire a working knowledge of musicianship and music theory. Music fundamentals are approached through the parallel study of pitch considerations and rhythmic design. The text includes four clefs for study, manuscript tips, drill studies for self-testing and monitoring, and chapter assignments.