AP Music Theory

Welcome to Advanced Placement Music Theory!

This class is intended for very developed musicians/vocalists/instrumentalists that have a strong desire to pursue Music as a major and career. The speed and expectation of this AP Music Theory class parallels that of a college freshman music major theory course.

Google Classroom will be used greatly throughout the year. Please refer to this document for information on how to setup/turn in assignments via Google Classroom.

Use the following code to join the AP Music Theory Google Classroom: k4cnadl

Check out the Titan Choir Youtube Channel for videos going over the material covered in class.  One example can be seen below or you can click on the link to the right to see all topics.


Please sign up for your AP Music Theory’s Remind. This is an important service that will send out important updates via text message. Students are required to join; parents may join their student’s choir as well.

To sign up:

Text the following to “81010″ : @chsmusth


Mandatory Materials for Class:

**Barron’s AP Music Theory with Audio Compact Discs

Notebook paper, pencil, eraser.


Additional Materials for Class:

90 Days to Sight-Singing Success (sight reading practice)

NoteFlight (compositional tool for part writing, etc.)


Important Websites:

Homework – Recordings:


NoteFlight (part writing):



Great Web Sites:

Extra Lessons/Practice/Review: http://www.musictheory.net/

Additional Lesson/Practice/Review: http://www.teoria.com/

AP Test Information: http://apcentral.collegeboard.com/apc/public/courses/teachers_corner/2261.html

**Very comprehensive website for Information: https://sites.google.com/a/friscoisd.org/ap-music-theory-whs/