Music Fundamentals

If when reading one of the following posts, you find a term or concept you’re not familiar with, cross-check the other posts in this category. If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, please ask and I’ll be happy to include an explanation!

Here’s a link for making staff paper if you need it:

Basic Rhythm reading

Rhythm reading worksheets

Simple Meter

Compound Meter



Bass Clef  bass clef

Treble Clef  clef


Intervals 1 & 2

Consonance and Dissonance

Note reading worksheets


Major Keys

Minor Keys

The Circle of Fifths