How to Read Music


In this free course, we'll talk about notes and note values, staffs, time signatures, common symbols, and many other elements of written music. Practice reading pitch and rhythm, and learn how to use counting and clapping to keep you on track.

Having the ability to read music is liberating. It allows you to become a better songwriter and a more skilled musician overall. Playing music by ear is an important skill to have, but when you expand your horizons by gaining the ability to read music, new and diverse musical opportunities open up.

Start learning how to read music today with this easy-to-follow course and open yourself up to a whole new side of music. Let’s translate those little black dots into beautiful music!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is How to Read Music by Ian Temple?

How to Read Music is a learning resource for Reading Music. It is available in the following format(s): Online class. It is suited for 4th - College students.

What grade level is How to Read Music by Ian Temple appropriate for?

It is designed for 4th - College students, but could be useful for students of other ages as well; please look at the description and images to determine suitability.

How much does How to Read Music by Ian Temple cost?

It is free!