Aural Musicianship/Ear training
NOT EVERYONE HEARS THE SAME WAY! Did you know that you can hear through
your EARS and your SKIN?
Do you need some ear-training or Aural musicianship tricks?
TEACHERS, do you have a student who struggles with ear-training?
STUDENTS, would you like to improve your listening skills?
PARENTS, scroll down to find out what aural musicianship/ear-training is.
COMPOSERS, would you like to be able transfer what's in your head to a document faster?
MUSICIANS, would you like to hear the music you see in your head like script before you play?
I have helped many musicians just like you. Contact me for more information.
Whether you would like to improve your listening skills perhaps to achieve full marks on the ear-training component of your Conservatory Canada or Royal Conservatory of Music USA) practical exam or to prepare for university music school entrance or for professional development as a musician,
please contact to start now.
Private lessons and workshops are available. E-learning opportunities are available.
I offer specialized lessons and classes in this area which help students of all music disciplines, instrumental (brass, strings, woodwind, percussion) and voice with the following:
WHAT DO YOU LEARN IN AURAL MUSICIANSHIP/EAR-TRAINING?
Typically four areas of hearing recognition are considered.
1. Repeat what you heard:
- rhythm clapbacks
- interval singing
- melody playbacks
- melody singbacks
- identify the harmonic progressions
2. Write what you heard:
- rhythmic dictation
- melodic dictation
- harmonic dictation
- interval notation
3. Sing what you see:
- sight-singing basics using Solfege (Do, Re, Mi).
4. Keyboard Harmony:
- hear the progression
- identify the progression
- play the progression
Please note that Music Theory classes include parts of this component. Please contact me for more information.