Music Theory for Beginners (Small Group) (B09123CB18)


Aspire Sussex Ltd, Chichester


12:30 - 14:30


2 hours x 10 sessions

Jake Barlow

03456 01 01 61

Cost breakdown*

Tuition fee£186.00
Total cost£186.00

What is the course about?

Reading music notation is a useful skill to have for any music enthusiast, but making sense of the dots and lines on the page can feel like a daunting task. This course aims to introduce you to the basics of music notation and how the language of music is constructed, read, and performed. Among other things you will learn about note values, time signatures, different clefs, and some of the musical language used to describe performance directions. The course content will be the equivalent the Associated Board (ABRSM) standard of Grade 1 Music Theory.

What previous experience, knowledge or qualifications do I need for this course?

The course assumes no prior learning or knowledge

What do I need to bring with me?

A pen, pencil, and a binder/folder for any handouts

Are there any additional costs?

The textbook we will be using is “First Steps in Music Theory: Grades 1-5” by Eric Taylor, and the workbook will be “Music Theory in Practice, Grade 1” by Eric Taylor.

What can I do next?

For further information about the other courses that we offer, please speak to your tutor or a member of staff by dialling 0345 601 01 61 or by visiting our website

Course Location

Aspire Sussex Ltd
Chichester High School Campus
Kingsham Road
West Sussex
PO19 8AL