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    Advanced Placement Music Theory

    (1st Period, Room 1216)

     

     Michael Astwood, B.MusEd, M.Mus.
    Phone
    : 281-641-6998
    E-Mail
    : michael.astwood@humbleisd.net
    Conference/Tutorials
    : A Lunch & by appointment
    Join REMIND 
    (for AP Music Theory)
    Text :  81010
    Type Message:  @mrmastw

    Course Overview
    The AP Music Theory course emphasizes advanced study of musical structure, form, analysis, part-writing, and advanced terminology.  This college level course is fast-paced and rigorous which is designed to prepare students to take the Advanced Placement Exam for college credit. (HISD High School Course Guide)

     
    See Mr. Astwood's teacher webpage for the syllabus, full course information and other documents.  
     
    Mr. Astwood's Schedule
    1st period      AP Music Theory
    2nd period    Freshmen 1  (Orchestra Assist.)
    3rd period     Symphonia (Orchestra Assist.)
    4th period     Chamber (Orchestra Assist.)
     
    piano AP Music Theory Exam:  Friday, May 17, 2019, 8:00 a.m.violin

     

     
    Helpful Links & Resources 

    AP Music Theory WHS in Frisco -This site will help you with some of the concepts we will cover. 

    Noteflight - Learn more about Noteflight for K-12 Education -This will help when we begin notating music.

    http://www.musictheory.net-They also make two apps for Apple products.

    http://teoria.com

    http://www.gmajormusictheory.org-Click the Music Theory Fundamentals link. For Score Study practice-click Contextual Listening

    http://www.essential-music-theory.com

    http://musictheoryblog.blogspot.com

    http://www.allaboutmusictheory.com 

    The App Store:

    • Theory Lessons
    • What Note
    • Read Music
    • Simple Solfege (for the Choir kids or amateur singer)
    • Scorio (Also, another app for notating music)
    • Karajan Beginner