Ear Training 2

Professor: Todd Tarantino


Syllabus (pdf) Your current syllabus. (Updated:012613)

Recommended Pitch Pipe: The Kratt Master Chromatic Pitch Pipe with Note Selector, excellent for at home study.

Amazon's Portable Keyboard Page

Blank Staff Paper

Tonal / Melodic Practice

Do-re-mi Practice
1-2-3 with neighbor practice
1-2-3-4-5 practice
More 1-2-3-4-5
Triad Practice
More Triads
Strategies for Six
More Sixes
Melodies from Schumann
Modal Melodies
Two Part melodies from Rameau

Rhythm and Solfege Practice

Rhythm Exercises from Jersild
Jersild's Rhythmic Supplement
More rhythm practice
Treble Clef Solfege Practice from Dandelot
Jersild Triad exercises

Keyboard Skills

Susser: Keyboard Skills Packet: includes Intro ET, ET1 and ET2
A guide to the keyboard skills packet


Dictation 1 - there is no dictation 1
Dictation 2
11 measures - 4/4 with one beat pickup; C Major. Begins with 2 measures of middle C: quarter-quarter-quarter-quarter-half

Dictation 3
Notate the opening verse.

Dictation 4
Notate the opening verse. Approach: Start with the basics of the melody and then try to add the ornaments and grace notes as you are able.

Dictation 5
Notate the melody and harmonies of the verse and chorus. Use roman numerals and bass notes.
Dictation 6
Notate the song. Identify the harmonies with roman numerals, the bass and melody notes and the rhythm of the accompaniment.
Dictation 7
Notate the melody, bass and harmonies of the verse.
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