Can You Hear the Difference? A Fun Pitch vs Volume Listening Test
Sound has many different properties and sometimes it is difficult for our ears to tell the difference! Are you able to tell if two sounds have a change in pitch or if they have have a change in volume? Test your skills now!
Write Out This Simple Melody in F [Ear Training Exercise 3]
It’s time for another ear training exercise! This one is in the key of F (one flat: a B flat) and it starts on a B flat. All you have to do is listen to this melody and transcribe it (write it out) on a piece of paper or your favorite music notation program. Then, […]
Write Out This Rhythm! [Ear Training Exercise 2]
In 2012, I started a new point system with my students. Not like grades, just points for cool stuff. And, if you’re my student and you figure out this exercise, you’ll get 20 points!
Can You Figure Out This Melody? [Ear Training Exercise 1]
If you understand what you are playing, you can play a whole lot better. Ear training is a great way to help with that. All you are going to do is listen to the melody below and attempt to write it out on a piece of paper or in your favorite music notation program.