Bands, Orchestras and Theory Groups

Music theory classes

This page is for those interested in music theory and theory exams.  If you are interested in practical exams, please go to our exams page.

Music theory classes take place on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. You can apply to join a course at all levels and ages. They cover the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) syllabus for music theory up to and including Grade 5. As part of the course you can choose to take a grade examination.

Courses include

  • time and key signatures
  • scale writing
  • rhythmic, harmonic and melodic structures
  • melody writing
  • transposing
  • musical terminology

Course prices

Please go to our Fees and Payment page for up to date prices.

Course locations

Apply for music theory classes

Before applying for a theory class please ensure you have read our terms and conditions.

To apply for a theory class, please complete the online Apply for music lessons or activities form. 

Once we have received your application we will contact you with further information, including how you can pay.

Last Modified: 30/07/2021 17:32:09