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Music theory

Music theory is a way to think about music. Basic music theory elements include the following topics:

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Music notation

Musicology

Musical pitch and tuning

Melody

Harmony

Rhythm

Timbre

Orchestration

Books The AB guides, written by Eric Taylor, are published by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music[?], famous for their graded music examinations.

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