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Basic Concepts of Music

A real college music theory class, now available for everyone.

Topics: General Music
Cost: $299 Per Course


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Take a real college introductory Music Theory Online class, Basic Concepts of Musicfrom Professor Kris Maloy. Using his 10 years of university teachingexperience, he'll teach you Music Concepts:notes, scales, chords, melody and harmony, and rhythm.Becomea Great MusicianIn Basic Concepts you will learn tounderstand music with no prior knowledge required. You'lllearn the musical alphabet, scales and keys, chords, rhythm and much more, allin a beginner-friendly way in thisMusic Theory Online class.By the end of this course, you'll understand Music Conceptsand be able to read a full piece of famous music.ABetter Way to Learn Music TheoryProfessor Maloy brings 10 years ofexperience teaching at four major state universities. Hundreds of his studentshave gone on to become real professional musicians. Enjoy over 13 hours of realcollege lectures.RealCollege ClassThis Music Theory Online class is a real college classand lectures are the same as taught at major state universities. No false promises,no false shortcuts. This is a real music theory class at a fraction of theprice.WhoShould Take This Course?Basic MusicConcepts is great for beginner musicians of any age: College music majors in their firstyear can ace their first-year classes. High school and Junior High studentscan get ahead of the game. Amateur performers and garage bandscan learn to read their favorite songs Performers who play by ear can writebetter songs.WhatFormer Students Say"I thoroughly enjoyed studying withDr. Kris Maloy because he cared enough to become aware of my personal musicalbackground and found a common ground so that he could find the best ways toexplain certain concepts and ideas. I would highly recommend studying anymusic course with Dr. Kris Maloy and would expect you to have the same positiveresults and experiences that I had."--Maggie McClure, singer/songwriterwith two albums and placements in film, TV and commercials"Dr. Maloy has a piercing ability tosee through the murky, convoluted mess that is music theory and pull out all ofthe lowest common denominators the fundamental building blocks of method. Heshares this clairvoyance with students through a practical training thatsidesteps the pretense."--Bryan Mitschell, pro drummer andaudio producer, now university faculty"I found Kris' methods to besound, informative, and practical. Studying with him gave me the skills, desireand enjoyment to continue working in the field of jazz arranging. I highlyrecommend Kris Maloy and his very skilled system of teaching."--Mark Giammario, pro drummer, now university faculty"Dr. Maloy has the ability toeffectively communicate complicated musical ideas and techniques to musiciansof any level. Dr. Maloys familiarity with academic music as well asmodern popular music has made his curriculum uniquely relevant. My experiencewith Dr. Maloy has been extremely enjoyable and enlightening and I wouldrecommend his curriculum to any musician looking to dive deeper into importantmusical concepts."--Nick Poss, pro singer/songwriterBestCombined with Ear TrainingBasic MusicConcepts is designed to work in conjunction with Musivu Ear Training for Beginners, whichuses the Music Theoryconcepts from this class.


  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Large Class
  • Instructor: Dr. Kris Maloy
  • Cost: $299 Per Course
  • Institution: Udemy
  • Topics: General Music

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