Music Theory Classes
Music Theory Lessons
What is music theory and why it is important? Music is a language, and music theory is all about learning the alphabet and grammar of this language. In order to play any instrument, it is essential for every student to be able to read and understand the music he/she wants to perform. Even if a student is not aiming to become a professional musician, acquiring basic knowledge and understanding of music theory is indispensable. Music theory is necessary to be able to play, read, and understand music scores, just like reading a book in any language. Music theory is such a vital aspect of musical education, that both the RCM and ABRSM require all students entering for higher grades of practical examinations to have passed Theory exam.
WePlay Music offers private and group sequential music theory classes, starting from the earliest beginner level up to advance level, and in preparation for the RCM, CM, and ABRSM theory exams. Based on the syllabus of those examination boards, the graded classes are designed to cover with gradually increasing difficulty the essentials like musical notation, key signatures, reading and understanding performance directions, symbols, and signs, basic knowledge for the music instruments in the orchestra, harmony, choir score reading, etc.