The Elements of Music
Be prepared to define the following terms:
Be prepared to answer questions on the following:
What is needed to produce sound?
The four main properties of musical sounds.
The four basic voice ranges (from highest to lowest).
The six instrument categories. (Including which are parts of the typical orchestra. Also, be prepared to name several instruments in each category.)
How is pitch notated?
How is rhythm notated?
What is the significance of the Tonic/Dominant relationship?