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Other Music Theory Resources

Help with A level composition and a method for writing a theme in the Classical Style

Music Theory Resources - site includes a music theory journal, a searchable database of periodical articles and various other resources aimed at both students and professionals.

Teoria - Practical Music Theory web site dedicated to the study of music theory. Comprehensive site that has regularly updated articles, features and exercises. Site by Jose Rodriguez Alvira. - excellent basic theory site with animated lessons and trainers

Gary Ewer's Easy Music Theory - This free online course is designed to give you some rudimentary knowledge of the basic concepts of music.

MusicGoals - With very solid and practical musicianship training, MusicGoals will help you really know your instrument, read and understand music, and play by ear. - resources to support writing harmony in the style of Bach (from September 2009)

Tom Pankhurst's SchenkerGUIDE - guide to Heinrich Schenker's influential and controversial theory of tonal music.

Music Theory Online - offers everything from basic notation through harmony and counterpoint to song-writing. Site by Dr Brian Blood.

The Tonal Centre is an interactive site for music composers and theorists which explains and demonstrates some of the key concepts of tonality; including chords, scales, cadences, and modulation.

Interactive introduction to music theory -this course is designed to be a self-help on-line tool for learning the fundamentals of music.

Society for Music Theory - comprehensive site from the SMT who publish the respected Music Theory Spectrum journal and Music Theory Online

Rhythm and Meter in Tonal Music A Bibliography and Glossary of Terms. Jay Tomlin.

Piano Pedagogy Plus! - wide range of information and links to information useful to the piano student and teacher alike.

Harmony in Tonal Music - Tom Sutcliffe's site aims to help students of music theory understand the role of chord progressions in tonal music. It is based on research into chord progressions which reveals structures similar to those in natural language.

Eunomios - Online open source journal for music theory, analysis and semiotics

Irene Girton's Species Counterpoint - A comprehensive practical guide to species counterpoint, including practice exercises. Other useful stuff accessible from home page of this site -

Solomon's Music Theory & Composition Resources - one of the most longstanding and comprehensive music theory sites on the web. Site by Larry Solomon.

Online Scores for Study and Analysis - Dr Gordon Callon (Acadia University)

McMaster University Music Analysis Course Site:

Collections of Links

Golden Pages - Links for musicians on the WWW. Site maintained by Royal Holloway (University of London) Music Deparment.

Sibley Music Library - Selected music sites. Provided by the Eastman School of Music (University of Rochester, New York State). The Sibley Music Library is the largest music library in the USA.

Classical USA - A link to music, arts and entertainment! A wide-ranging site that is regularly updated.

PALATINE - Performing Arts Learning And Teaching Innovation NEtwork - an organisation devoted to developing and promoting learning and teaching innovation including in the area of IT resources. The site includes a list of links to music resources.

BUBL Music Theory - The music theory section of BUlletin Board for Libraries which is a national information service funded by JISC on behalf of the UK Higher Education funding councils. - The music section of Academic Info - an independent Internet subject directory compiled and maintained by Mike Madin with the assistance of a volunteer group of subject specialists. Academic Info aims to be the premier educational gateway to online college and research level Internet resources.

Music Resources on the Internet - Mount Allison University.

Phil Rees Music Tech - a manufacturer of MIDI accessories for electronic musical instruments. Their site includes a list of Music Theory links.

Classical Music UK - Collection of features, articles, listings, news and links on classical music in the UK.

The Tonality GUIDE tonal music analysis tool kit
information and orientation as you browse around
chord identification
understanding voice-leading
style awareness

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