Isn’t Music Theory Really Difficult?

Sometimes it may seem that music theory is much harder than it really is. It even sounds hard! But understanding how music is built is actually both logic and simple, if you just know where to begin.

Music Theory Made Easy

The theory of music is about learning how music works – the study of the building blocks of music.

  • Would you like to learn more about music notation and about how to read music?
  • Maybe you simply want to know a bit more about the creation of music and how it is constructed?
  • Or you might need some help to study for your music exams?
  • You may even have aspiring dreams to start learning to compose your own music! Theory is a powerful tool that helps you to write your own songs as well!

The theory of music is an indispensable tool for any musician. This site will provide you with the tools you need to get started! Our free lessons, tools and resources will help you learn about, as well as deepen your understanding of, music and how to read music notes.

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  • Learn about how music notes are written in a score.
  • Understand more about musical symbols and all those little markings in sheet music.
  • Learn how chords and scales are constructed.
  • Deepen your understanding of the elements or building blocks of music.
  • Get some basic tools to get started to actually write a song or compose your own music.

At we want to give you high quality and easy-to-understand beginning theory lessons as well as tools and resources that focus on making the knowledge of music as accessible and simple to understand as possible.

"Musical compositions, it should be remembered, do not inhabit certain countries, certain museums, like paintings and statues. The Mozart Quintet is not shut up in Salzburg: I have it in my pocket."

Henri Rabaud

Now, sharpen your pencil, get some blank music manuscript paper and let us begin with Music Theory Made Easy!

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