An Introduction to The Concepts of Music By Nick Peterson
Whether they are referred to as the Elements, Components or Ingredients, this unique text expertly introduces the Concepts of Music, creating a firm foundation for the study of any senior secondary music course.
With comprehensive explanations, purposefully composed scores and a CD providing an aural dimension for the examples, An Introduction to the Concepts of Music is an essential resource for music teachers and students.
This invaluable text:
progressively introduces the concepts (texture, duration, pitch, tone colour, structure and dynamics & expressive techniques)
presents effortless memorisation and recall techniques
endows students with the expertise to successfully study music in any style
supplies valuable worksheets for musical analysis
offers strategies in formulating superior aural skills responses, and uniquely
supplies model answers for aural exams.