Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory is designed for students of any age, whether listeners or performers, who want to have a better understanding of the language of music. In this all-in-one theory course, you will learn the essentials of music through concise lessons, practice your music reading and writing skills in the exercises, improve your listening skills with the available ear-training CDs (sold separately), and test your knowledge with a review that completes each unit. Computer software is also available with randomized drilling of the material and scorekeeping. This Alto Clef edition includes primarily alto clef examples, but also presents treble and bass clef examples. Book 2 (Lessons 25-50): Tetrachords & Major Scales Key Signatures Chromatic Scale Intervals, Circle of Fifths Perfect, Major & Minor Intervals Augmented & Diminished Intervals Solf'ge & Transposition Sixteenth Notes & Rests Dotted Eighth Notes & Eighth Note Triplets Common Time & Cut Time 3/8 & 6/8 Time Signatures Pick-up Notes & Syncopation Primary & Major Triads Scale Degree Names Dominant 7th Chord The complete line of Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory includes Student Books, a Teacher's Answer Key, Ear-Training CDs, Double Bingo games, Flash Cards, Reproducible Teacher's Activity Kits, and interactive software for students and teachers in private study, studio and network environments.Surmani, Andrew is the author of 'Essentials of Music Theory, Alto Clef Edition, Vol. 1', published 1999 under ISBN 9780739002629 and ISBN 0739002627.