Complete Rudiments may be completed together with the UMT Supplemental Workbook Levels.

Complete Supplemental Workbook is designed to be completed with the Complete Rudiments.

Supplemental Books include Melody Writing, History & Much More!


Complete Theory Workbook

Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans

The Ultimate Complete Theory Workbook is a unique music theory workbook that progresses through all Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Rudiments concepts quickly and thoroughly in ONE 256 page music theory workbook. The matching Answer Book with hand-written answers is a convenient resource for quick, easy and accurate marking.

The Complete Theory Workbook prepares students for their Advanced Rudiments Theory Examination.

Complete Rudiments Workbook includes these exclusive BONUS features:

  • 80 Ultimate Music Theory Flashcards - Vocabulary, Musical Signs, Rhythm and more! Use the Flashcards for one min. “EASY” review of terms and definitions learned in the previous classes.
  • Ultimate Music Theory Guide & Chart - convenient summary to review concepts. Memory Joggers that benefit all learning styles.
  • 12 Comprehensive Review Tests - support retention of concepts learned in previous lessons.

 Lesson #1 – Music Notation – Clefs, Notes & Rests.

 Lesson #2 – Accidentals, Tones & Enharmonic Equivalents.

Lesson #3 – Scales & the Circle of Fifths.

Lesson #4 – Technical Degrees, Scales & Transposing.

Lesson #5 – Time Signatures  Simple, Compound & Hybrid.

Lesson #6 – Intervals – Simple, Compound & Inversions.

First Class Honors Complete Workbook - Photo

Lesson #7 – Triads: Major, Minor, Aug, Dim & 7th Chords.

Lesson #8 – Rewriting a Melody & Cadences.

Lesson #9 – Transposing Keys – Major, Minor &Concert Pitch.

Lesson #10 – Scores – Short, Modern, Vocal & String Quartet.

Lesson #11 – Analysis – Musical Compositions.

Lesson #12 – Musical Terms, Definitions & Signs.

Complete -  Lesson Plans

Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans – Why do we need Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans?

The Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans outline the success steps to teaching the advanced learner, accelerated learner or older music student.

The Ultimate Complete Rudiments Theory Workbook is a unique workbook that progresses through all Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Rudiments concepts quickly and thoroughly in ONE 256 page workbook.

The Complete Theory Workbook prepares students for their Advanced Rudiments Theory Examination or entrance exam into a College or a University Music Program.

Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans include these 6 Tips and MUCH more!

  1. Game Ideas for using the time saving Ultimate Music Theory Whiteboards. No more drawing 5 lines on a piece of paper!
  2. Sight Reading skills build confidence.  At the keyboard, play patterns (same, step and skip) and identify the distance and directions.
  3. Ear Training develops listening skills. At the keyboard, play melodies and have students identify dynamics and articulation.
  4. How to teach Simple Time using the exclusive UMT symbols for understanding rhythm. The Plus + sign and the Tilde ~ sign help you understand pulse (Strong, weak and Medium).
  5. Game Ideas for using the 80 Flashcards. How to play SLAP – a super fun Flashcard Game that your students will love to play.
  6. How to write Pentascales on the Whiteboard and play “1-2-3 Reveal”.

Lesson Plans for the Complete Rudiments Workbook are divided into 24 Classes. They may be used for Private lessons or Group lessons.

Each class of the 24 Complete Rudiments Lesson Plans outlines the:

  • Lesson – Conveniently mapped page numbers for each class.
  • Concepts – Breakdown of theory lesson presented in each class.
  • Teaching Tips – Creative ideas for easy, fun classes that save you time.
  • Homework – Assignment to be completed for successful learning.

Complete/Advanced - Exam and Answer Pages

RCM Advanced Rudiments Exam - FREE Practice Exam

Are you preparing for the  Advanced Rudiments Exam? The Ultimate Music Theory FREE Practice Exam will show you the Way to Score Success!

In preparing for the Advanced Rudiments Exam, begin with the FREE Practice Exam.

Here are 10 Tips for successful completion of the  Advanced Rudiments Exam. These 10 UMT Tips are included in the FREE Practice Exam.

Theory Tips are essential for building knowledge and confidence.

READ the UMT Tips before completing each question in the Free Practice Exam. Good Luck with your  Advanced Rudiments Exam!

READ the UMT Tips before completing each question in the Free Practice Exam. Good Luck with your RCM Advanced Rudiments Exam!

The Advanced Rudiments Exam Answer Pages provide quick, easy and accurate marking. Spend more time teaching – And less time marking exams.

Complete - Certificate of Achievement

Complete Rudiments Certificate of AchievementNow that you have completed the Complete Workbook, proudly present the Complete Rudiments Certificate of Achievement.

Download their Certificate, Personalize it, Print it and Present it.

Teaching young students or teaching adults, we all appreciate being recognized for our accomplishments.

Ultimate Music Theory Complete Student Pack
Complete Music Theory Student Pack is the Way to Score Success!

This all-in-one Basic Music Theory Student Pack contains everything you need!

  • Workbook (9 X 12) coil bound - includes 80 Free Flashcards
  • Small Whiteboard (11 x 16) - dry-erase marker and dry-eraser
  • Keyboard/Circle of Fifths Ruler - clips inside the workbook
  • Tote Bag (18 x 14) - Perfect size for your Workbook, Flashcards, Whiteboard, Ruler and more!

Ultimate Music Theory App - UMT

Use the  Ultimate Music Theory Theory Flashcards App – with 6 Subjects and Over 7000 Flashcards including audio!

  • LEARN FASTER – Use on any device, phone, tablet, computer
  • EXPLORE – Identify written & audio notation
  • PLAY – Sight Reading and Ear Training Games and much More!

Students will LOVE hearing exact pitch and pronunciation of terms.

Students will be INSPIRED to use their imagination while building a foundation in Ear Training and Sight Reading.

The One and ONLY Music Theory App & Matching Workbook!

Although thousands of hours are spent writing and proofing each book in the Ultimate Music Theory Series of Workbooks and Answer Books, sometimes printing and proofing errors occur.

The Complete Rudiments Errata Pages show corrections for the Ultimate Music Theory Complete Rudiments Workbook and Answer Book.

Download Complete Rudiments Errata Pages – Workbook and Answer Book

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