Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog
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MUSC 191 - Music Theory II

(R only)

Continued study of diatonic harmony, including inversions and non-harmonic tones. Dominant and leading-tone seventh chords, secondary dominants, modulation, keyboard application. Normally taken concurrently with MUSC 195 . PREREQUISITE(S): MUSC 190  with a grade of C or better. Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  • Write diatonic harmony fluently in 4 parts in SATB style.
  • Resolve seventh chords, particularly dominant seventh chords in the traditional way.
  • Recognize the normal succession of chords in the traditional style, and employ this in original harmonic models.
  • Identify the form/structure of short musical works.
  • Demonstrate a beginning understanding of secondary dominants and their application.
  • Distinguish the difference between tonicization and modulation.
  • Harmonize and analyze a figured bass line.

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