|About the Book|
This textbook was revised in May, 2014 under a new title. For the newest edition, check out Music Theory Made Simpl(er) by Donna Gielow McFarland. Intervals, Scales and Chords (oh, my!) is an approach to music theory fundamentals which is centered on understanding the building blocks of the scale and the circle of fifths. Suitable for both individual and classroom use, this text includes clear explanations and examples. It also includes review chapters at the midpoint and at the end of the text which further reinforce the concepts. This text includes worksheets, some of which are intended for self-correction and others are for evaluation by the instructor. Intervals, Scales and Chords (oh, my!) takes the student from first recognition of notes on the staff to an understanding of complex chords. A music fundamentals text, it lays a solid foundation for further study in music theory.