Welcome to AP Theory!
AP Music Theory is a rigorous in-depth study of music that covers the concepts of first-year collegiate music theory. The content of this course has been adapted from the Expanded Course Specifications on the AP Central website. AP Music theory integrates aspects of melody, harmony, texture, rhythm, form, musical analysis, elementary composition, and music history and style. Skills such as melodic and harmonic dictation, listening to and having a basic understanding of a wide variety of music styles, sight-singing skills, and keyboard harmony are also an important part of the course