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

LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook is designed to be completed with the Advanced Rudiments.

Supplemental Books include Melody Writing, History & Much More!


LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook


The LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook is designed to be completed with the Advanced Rudiments Workbook.

The Identical Matching Answer Book is a handy resource for quick, easy and accurate marking.

The UMT Advanced Rudiments Workbook and UMT LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook, help students prepare for the Level 8 Royal Conservatory of Music Theory Exam based on the 2016 RCM Theory Syllabus.

Music History Videos are provided for you as a Free Resource when completing the questions in the LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook.

The Ultimate Music Theory Supplemental LEVEL 8 Workbook and Answer Book will be available soon!

We are just as excited as you are!

Music History (Music of the Medieval Era, Renaissance Era and Global Music Styles) introduced in the LEVEL 8 Supplemental Workbook includes:

  • Ordo Virtutum by Hildegard von Bingen
  • Sumer Is Icumen In ("Reading Rota") by Anonymous, 13th century
  • El grillo by Josquin des Prez
  • the Javanese gamelan
  • the raga in Indian music



1. Ordo Virtutum by Hildegard von Bingen

Listen to Ordo Virtutum - Scene 4

Watch and Listen to Ordo Virtutum

2. Sumer Is Icumen In by Anonymous, 13th century

Listen to Sumer Is Icumen In -  A Cappella group

Listen and Watch Sumer Is Icumen In - Peformance

Listen to Sumer Is Icumen In - Instrument Quintet

Listen to Summer Is A Coming In - The Futureheads

3. El Grillo by Josquin des Prez

Observe and Listen to El Grillo - Score

Listen to El Grillo - Choral Performance

Listen to El Grillo - Four Part Vocals

Observe and Listen to El Grillo - English Translation

4. The Javanese Gamelan

Listen to the Javanese Gamelan - Music and Dance

Observe the Instruments of Javanese Gamelan - Traditional

Watch and Learn about the Javanese Gamelan - Indonesian Culture

Watch and Learn about The Javanaese Gamelan - Tuning

5. The Raga in Indian Music

Listen to Indian Classical Raga Music

Listen to Raga in Indian Music - Performance by Anoushka Shankar

Learn more about The Raga in Indian Music - Traditional

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  • PLAY – Sight Reading and Ear Training Games and much More!

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