Ying Ying Ng: Music Theory For Young Musicians - Grade 4 (Second Edition)


Publisher: Alfred Publishing
Author: Ying Ying Ng
Format: Books | Theory

The Music Theory For Young Musicians series covers all aspects of the AB theory syllabus for grades 1-5 with a colourful and imaginative set of books.

With one book per grade, assigning theory lessons for your students couldn't be easier. The books contain a step-by-step guide for each concept and then include general exercises for the evaluation and reinforcement of these concepts.

This progressive series with built-in revision element means you can measure your students' progress every step of the way to their exam.

Grade 4 Covers:


  • Alto clef
  • Time signatures (6/4, 9/4, 12/4, 6/16, 9/16, 12/16)
  • Breves, double dots and duplets
  • Four-bar rhythms
  • Double sharps and double flats
  • Major and minor scales (up to 5 sharps and flats)
  • Technical names of scale degrees
  • Triads and chords on l, lV and V
  • Intervals (major, perfect, minor, augmented, diminished)
  • The chromatic scale
  • Ornaments
  • Writing a rhythm to words
  • Instruments with illustrations
  • Performance directions (Grade 4)
  • General exercises (Grade 4)


ISBN: 9789671000342
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 03 March 2014
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9671000347

        Ying Ying Ng: Music Theory For Young Musicians - Grade 4 (Second Edition) reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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        Scores 9.7 out of 10 based on 6 reviews
        10 out of 10


        South east London GB Piano teacher
        Good content, highly recommend it
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        Confirmed purchase: 01 December 2015
        Published on: 29 March 2016
        10 out of 10


        Skelton, Saltburn GB
        Very attractive outlay for young children.
        I would prefer the American descriptions for the notation (in brackets) to be omitted from the text.
        Confirmed purchase: 18 November 2015
        Published on: 02 December 2015
        10 out of 10


        Winsford GB
        Well explained from every angle
        Reference given in every section
        Clear and easy to work from
        Confirmed purchase: 01 December 2014
        Published on: 08 January 2015