An introduction to music theory
An introduction to music theory

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An introduction to music theory

Group 5: identifying note names of notes with ledger lines

Activity 1

Which note is A?

a. 

1


b. 

2


c. 

3


The correct answer is c.

Answer

1 is incorrect. The pitch that sits below the first ledger line below the treble staff is B.

2 is incorrect. The pitch that sits below the second ledger line below the bass staff is B.

3 is correct. The pitch on the first ledger line above the treble staff is A.

Activity 2

Which note is E?

a. 

1


b. 

2


c. 

3


The correct answer is c.

Answer

3 is correct. The pitch on the first ledger line below the bass staff is E.

1 is incorrect. The pitch on the first ledger line above the bass staff is C.

2 is incorrect. The pitch above the first ledger line above the treble staff is B.

Activity 3

Which note is D?

a. 

1


b. 

2


c. 

3


The correct answer is b.

Answer

2 is correct. The pitch below the first ledger line below the bass staff is D.

1 is incorrect. The pitch on the third ledger line above the treble clef is E.

3 is incorrect. The pitch on the first ledger line above the treble clef is A.

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