|This reading music lesson is a supplement to the Alfred’s Essentials of Music Theory self-study workbook. While no book is perfect for learning how to read music, this is one of the best available. The concise explanations, brief practice exercises, ear-training CD’s, glossary of music terms, and answer key make it an excellent value. Buy this top-rated self-study course for beginners to advanced musicians and follow along with me.|
The best music theory book for self-study at home that includes an answer key in the back, CD's for ear-training, a short explanation of each concept, practice exercises, and a glossary of music terms.
What are Space Notes?
As you’ve probably already guessed, space notes are any type of music note without a line running through it.
They fit in between two lines of the music staff.
Can you see how these notes do not cross over a line?
Space notes fit within the spaces of a staff.
They are just nestled in there all warm and cozy…
The next thing we’re going to do is learn what the names of these notes are.
Before we do that, we need to have a lesson on the music alphabet. Head on over to Music Alphabet – Reading Music Lesson #6
Music Theory Quick Reference Guides
This foldable 8x10 inch music theory cheat sheet is an excellent quick reference guide when you need to find the answer fast. The side 3-hole punch allows you to keep it in a 3-ring binder. It is sturdy and folds out featuring music theory and notation on the front and music history on the back.
A practical pocket-size music theory dictionary and music notation reference guide that is perfect for all musicians from beginner to professional.
A convenient music theory book that is small enough to fit in your pocket, backpack, or instrument case. A great reference guide for all musicians at any level of music study.