MHP Books

Level One

Level One - Hear it Sing it Write it

Level 1 begins assuming no prior knowledge and moves quickly to an intermediate level.

Level 1 includes:

Conducting: 4/4 and 3/4 time signatures

Rhythms: whole notes, half notes, eighth notes, dotted quarter notes, tied notes

Relative Pitch: single note diatonic and chromatic in the middle and lower register

Intervals: 2nds and 3rds

Scales: 7 modes of major sung in seconds

Level Two

Level Two - Hear it Sing it Write it

Level 2 is an intermediate level that continues and builds on the skills of level 1.

Level 2 includes:

Conducting: 4/4, 3/4, and 2/4 time signatures

Rhythms: tied eighth notes, sixteenth notes, eighth note triplets, quarter note triplets, and tied triplets

Relative Pitch: single note chromatic in all ranges

Level Three

Level Three - Hear it Sing it Write it

Level 3 is an advanced level that builds on the skills of level 2.

Level 3 includes:

Conducting: 2/2, 4/4, 3/4, 2/4, 3/8, 6/8, and 5/4

Rhythms: cut time, all tied and dotted quarter notes, eighth notes, triplets, and sixteenth note syncopation

Relative Pitch: chromatic single note in all registers

Relative Chords: diatonic triads and inversions, diatonic seventh chords, secondary dominants, minor key triads, and minor key seventh chords

Level Four

Level Four - Hear it Sing it Write it

Level 4 is an advanced level that concludes the program.

Level 4 includes:

Conducting: 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 7/4, 3/8, 6/8, 7/8, and mixed time signatures

Rhythms: all previous rhythms reviewed, mixed meters, quadruplets, quintuplets, sextuplets, septuplets, and thirty second notes

Relative Pitch: double note diatonic,  and double note chromatic