MUSI 1222. Theory Of Music I. 2 Hours.
Students are provided an intensive drill in the fundamentals of music theory followed by an introduction to tonal music of the Western tradition. After mastering basic concepts involving the visual recognition and written reproduction of key signatures, scales, intervals, rhythm, meter, triads, and seventh chords, students study figured bass, Roman Numeral analysis, and four-voice part writing of diatonic music using triads in all inversions. This course?s content is coordinated with that of MUSICIANSHIP I (MUSI 1224).