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#1 hammer action

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Posted 30 May 2019 - 11:56

Am I correct in thinking the Eric Taylor Music Theory in Practice books haven't been revised since the new changes to theory exams were introduced?  The latest editions I can find online are from 2008 so I'm assuming they are the current ones?  

 

I read on ABRSM's website that the changes to Grade 5 include the removal of rhythm-writing, melody-writing, word-setting questions and short/open score so I'm guessing it's fine to skip these chapters in the book now.  What have they been replaced with as I haven't yet seen a revised Grade 5 theory paper?


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#2 ma non troppo

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Posted 30 May 2019 - 12:49

They have been replaced with more extract questions, including multiple guess questions on terms. It is so much easier now. Quicker to prepare students for too.
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