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Harmony And Musicianship Foundations Workshop – Beginners

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Harmony and Musicianship Foundations Workshop

With Blue Tree instructor Richard Tuttobene

Learn basic music skills or brush up on skills you already have!

WHEN:
Beginners: Saturdays from 2:00 – 3:00 PM, 8 weeks starting Mar 2
Advanced: Sundays from 7:00 – 8:00 PM, 8 weeks starting Mar 3

COST:
$280 for Blue Tree Members
$295 for Non-Members

Who will benefit? Everyone!

• Beginners with no musical knowledge looking for a ‘from-the-ground-up’ approach to understanding the building blocks of music.
• Parents who want a demystified understanding of the musical challenges their kids face.
• Professional musicians seeking to review the basics, fill in gaps, and further develop musicianship skills.
• Composers/Music Creators who want to clarify their thinking about their own compositions.
• High school students who want to ace the Advanced Placement Music Theory Test.
• College students majoring in music who want to test out of Freshman and Sophomore Harmony and Musicianship classes.
• Music lovers who want to enhance their appreciation

Students will learn to:

• Read, play, and sight-sing in multiple clefs.
• Notate what they hear.
• Identify scales, intervals, chords, and progressions.
• Identify chord function.
• Realize figured bass
• Perform a formal harmonic and structural analysis in SATB
• Write First, Second, and Fourth Species Counterpoint
• Compose melodies and accompanying progressions using good voice-leading.
• Apply the knowledge and skills learned to gain a deep understanding of music from the 1600s to contemporary jazz, concert music, hip hop, and pop music.

Register for Harmony and Musicianship Foundations

Venue

Blue Tree Music Education
3503 23rd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407 United States
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Phone
612.388.5014
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