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ABRSM Music Theory Grade 1 Past Paper 2016 A Part 2 with Sharon Bill

In this second music theory lesson on YouTube in 4k Sharon continues to work through the first section of ABRSM Grade 1 Past Paper A, 2016. She explains how to thoroughly read and answer each question, showing you how to achieve top marks in your ABRSM Music Theory Exam. (Which I did with 100%)

ABRSM Music Theory Grade 1 Past Paper 2016 A Part 1 with Sharon Bill

In this music theory lesson Sharon Bill works through the first section of ABRSM Grade 1 Past Paper A, 2016. She explains how to thoroughly read and answer each question, showing you how to achieve top marks in your ABRSM Music Theory Exam.

This tuition helped me gain 100% in my grade 1 ABRSM music theory exam.

ABRSM Music Theory Grade 2 Past Paper 2016 A YouTube Video Part 1 with Sharon Bill

In this music theory lesson Sharon works through the first section of ABRSM Grade 2 Past Paper A, 2016. Part two tomorrow and three the day after. Sharon explains how to thoroughly read and answer each question, showing you how to achieve top marks in your ABRSM Music Theory Exam.

This is past paper is part of a full playlist taking you right through the Grade 2 ABRSM Music Theory workbook. This teaching helped me gain 100% in my grade two exam.

Here is the full ABRSM Music Theory Grade 2 full playlist link.

ABRSM Music Theory and Piano FREE Music tutorials on YouTune in 4K by Sharon Bill

Sharon Bill has now uploaded a full course of study for ABRSM Music Theory Grades 1, 2 and 3 onto YouTube. There are playlists for each ABRSM grade so you can start at page one of each of the relevant ABRSM Music Theory Workbook and study in realtime with Sharon through the entire book.

Sharon Bill’s ABRSM Music Theory Grades 1, 2 and 3 and Piano YouTube Lessons in 4K

I can vouch for the teaching as when we homeschooled our children I did ABRSM Grades 1, 2 and 3 and I achieved 100% in grades 1 and 2 and a distinction in grade 3 when I took the music theory examination. Below is the introduction video to the ABRSM Grade 1 YouTube playlist. The introduction covers Sharon’s outline to her course of Study right through to Grade 5.

For each of the series there is a FREE DOWNLOAD PDF guide from Sharon’s website in A4 and US Letter sizes that she refers to in each of the videos. Sharon has used these for over 25 years with all of her private music tuition pupils.

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Major Scale Practical Explained – Piano and Music Theory Lessons 13 Video Playlist with Sharon Bill

Here’s a great beginners piano lesson YouTube playlist from Sharon Bill filmed in 4K covering the basics of all the major scales. Sharon shows the basic construction of the major scale and then does each particular scale C major, D Major G major all the way through into the flat major scales too.

Sharon shows hands separately, hands together in similar motion and also in contrary motion over two octaves. She also gives tips on how to use the best fingering method with practical tips on posture. I also demonstrate how to give the scale more rhythmic direction and music fluidity.

Scales Explained Piano and Music Theory Lessons YouTube 8 Video Playlist with Sharon Bill

Here is Sharon Bill’s 8 video playlist explaining Scales on the Piano. The series covers ‘Semitones and Tones easily explained and demonstrated’, ‘The Construction of the Major Scale: A Beginners Music Theory Lesson’, ‘The Natural Minor Scale: A Beginners Music Theory Lesson’, ‘The Harmonic Minor Scale: A Beginners Music Theory Lesson’, ‘The Melodic Minor Scale: A Beginners Music Theory Lesson’, ‘Modes A Beginners Music Theory Guide to the Modal Scale Systems’, ‘Scales – Why Bother? All you need to know about playing scales’ and finally ‘Circle of Fifths: Everything a Musician Needs to Know’.

All in all the above 8 videos in the playlist offer a wealth of music theory and practical playing knowledge. Enjoy and share.

Sharon has filmed the videos in 4K too and there is are also ABRSM Music Theory Grades 1, 2 and 3 on YouTube with accompanying free PDFs in A4 and US Letter to download from Sharon’s website www.SharonBill.com

ABRSM Music Theory Grade 2 YouTube Tuition Video Series Playlist in 4K by Sharon Bill

Here is ABRSM Grade 2 Music Theory 21 video playlist by music tutor Sharon Bill. Sharon has gone through the Grade 2 Music in Theory work book from ABRSM systematically from start to finish. Again when I took this exam I passed my ABRSM grade 2 with 100 percent too – FULL MARKS AGAIN!

Sharon has filmed the videos in 4K too and there is an accompanying free PDF to grade 2 as well as grade 1 in A4 and US Letter to download from Sharon’s website www.SharonBill.com

This set of videos starts straight in with Ledger Lines and builds on the knowledge studied in Grade 1 (Yesterday’s blog post). Grades 1 and 3 are online now too. Sharon has a full page on her website for her YouTube videos with the ABRSM grades on separate lists along with Scales, Arpeggios, Broken Chords and other piano music lessons. Great lessons for anyone who is beginning studying piano and music theory of any age or for homeschoolring moms everywhere.