Fundamentals of Music Theory

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  • Week 1 - Pitches, Scales, Modes and Chords
  • Week 2 - Keys, Minor Scales, Intervals and Clefs
  • Week 3 - Rhythm and Form
  • Week 4 - Harmony 1: Functional Harmony
  • Week 5 - Harmony 2: Inversions, Cadences and Sequences
  • Week 6 - Final Exam




Eli Appleby-Donald

Edinburgh College of Art

Dr Nikki Moran

Reid School of Music, ECA

Richard Worth

Edinburgh College of Art

Dr Michael Edwards

Reid School of Music, ECA

Dr Zack Moir
Teaching Fellow
Reid School of Music, Edinburgh College of Art

Dr John Philip Kitchen, MA BMus PhD FRCO LRAM

Reid School of Music


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