The Staff and the Musical Alphabet

One of the first things that may be taught in a lesson is the musical alphabet.   A B C D E F G.  That’s it!   Music uses Staff paper for their written word.  So how do you teach that? This teaching resource explains the keyboard and the 5 lines of the Staff for...

Basic Theory Exam #1 Naming Notes

  Basic Theory Exam #1 Naming Notes   Working on a basic theory exam?  Every question as it is usually presented in the exam will be explained with tips and what to look for. Being able to see a note and name it is the first step in writing any exam.  ...