Music Theory 101

Course Directory




Section One:
The Basics


Lesson 1: The Staff

Lesson 2: Lines, Spaces and Ledger Lines

Lesson 3: Flash Cards I: Learning the Notes




Section Two:
Applying Note Reading to Guitar


Lesson 4: The Fret Board

Lesson 5: Reading Exercises On Each String




Section Three:
Learning to Read Rhythm


Lesson 6: Note and Rest Values

Lesson 7: Time Signatures

Lesson 8: Rhythm Exercises, Part I

Lesson 9: Triplets and Dotted Notes & Rests

Lesson 10: Rhythm Exercises, Part II

Lesson 11: Flash Cards II: Rhythm Values

Lesson 12: Ties

Lesson 13: Rhythm Exercises, Part III




Section Four:
Combining Notes and Rhythms


Lesson 14: Simple Melodies



Conclusion of Sight Reading 101





Course Map:

Introduction | Course Directory | The Staff | Lines, Spaces and Ledger Lines | Flash Cards I: Learning the Notes | The Fret Board | Reading Exercises On Each String | Note and Rest Values | Time Signatures | Rhythm Exercises, Part I | Triplets and Dotted Notes & Rests | Rhythm Exercises, Part II | Flash Cards II: Rhythm Values | Ties | Rhythm Exercises, Part III | Simple Melodies | Course Conclusion

Glossary of Terms






Copyright 1999 T.A. Vieira, Jr.