The instructor should be able to recognize and write these elements in music as well as the elements in Certification Levels One, Two and Three.
1. Scales and key signatures: all keys - Major and all three forms of minor
TIME AND RHYTHM
1. Write in counts for any time signature; including the use of syncopation.
SIGNS AND TERMS
Polyphonic and homophonic texture, augmentation, diminution, diatonic half-step, chromatic half-step, secondary dominant, whole tone scale, organ point/pedal point
mano destra, mano sinistra, hemiola, rubato, smorzando, sotto voce, toccata, and Dances of a Baroque Suite: allemande, courante/corrente, sarabande, gigue, giga, jig, bourree, gavotte, minuet, polonaise
Know at least three composers from each of the five periods of music history and characteristics of each period.