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The University of Miami Frost School of Music in conjunction with Connect4education now offers an online course in Basic Music Theory in Fall, Spring and Summer semesters. While primarily intended for high school students around the country whose schools may not offer a course in basic music theory, our program is open to anyone of any age who would like to the improve their basic musical skills.

You will study fundamentals of notation, intervals, scales, rhythm, basic ear training, and triads. The course is taught by Frost School of Music professors, so expert help is never more than a click away, and because the course is online, you are able to access and work on the lessons and practice trainers anytime day or night, using any computer.

The course content is produced and maintained online by Connect4education, the premiere company for online course study in the United States. Normally their material is available only to those enrolled on a college campus, but The Frost School of Music has a special arrangement to make their basic theory course available to anyone interested in improving their basic music skills.

Here is a link to information about the content of the course: Connect4Education website

In order to enroll in the course you will need to do the following:

I. Check the course semester dates on our current flyer (link to flyer pdf)

II. Complete the registration form and return it to the Frost School before the desired semester of enrollment.

III. Purchase the course’s online content.  Go to Connect4Education (you will receive information from the course instructor on how to accomplish this the week before classes begin).

Please note that the total cost of the course is $300 (which includes the $99 purchase of online content access directly from Connect4Education).

The course instructor is Dr. Scott Stinson at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).
Please feel free to email him with your questions about the course at anytime!