General Music Unit 2

General Music Unit 2

Intermediate Theory


  • All 12 major scales
  • Introduction to minor scales
  • All 12 key signatures


  • All intervals within the octave


  • All major and minor triads
  • Seventh Chords
  • Chord progressions
    • V I relationship
    • Diatonic chords
    • Tonic, dominant, subdominant
    • Circle of fifths
    • Blues form
    • I vi ii V progression (and typical substitutions)
  • Introduction to roman numeral analysis

Intermediate Reading and Writing Music



  • Grand Staff
  • Exercise: have students make their own acronyms for lines and spaces in bass clef. Have students import the midi file from a melody with left hand accompaniment then learn to perform it based on the score. (have some go to examples that are easy) Use to visualize.
  • Ledger lines
  • Accidentals Intermediate dynamic and expression markings

Ear Training


Music and Science:

Theory Resources:

Notation Resources:

Online Digital Audio Workstations (DAW):