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Theory of Music Grade 1 Tri N ITY May 2014 COLLEGE LONDON Your full name (as on appointment form). Please use BLOCK CAPITALS. Your signature Registration number Centre Instructions to Candidates 1, The time allowed for answering this paper is two (2) hours. 2. Fill in your name and the registration number printed on your appointment form in the appropriate spaces on this paper, and on any other sheets that you use. 3. Do not open this paper until you are told to do so. 4, This paper contains six (6) sections and you should answer all of them. 5, Read each question carefully before answering it. Your answers must be written legibly in the spaces provided. 6. You are reminded that you are bound by the regulations for written exams displayed at the exam centre and listed on page 4 of the current edition of the written exams syllabus. In particular, you are reminded that you are not allowed to bring books, music or papers into the exam room. Bags must be left at the back of the room under the supervision of the invigilator. 7. If you leave the exam room you will not be allowed to return. Examiner's use only: 1(20) 2(20) 3.(15) 45) 5. (10) 6 (20) Total (on) May 2014 (A) Grade1 Section 1 (20 marks) Boxes for examiner's use only Puta tick (¥’) in the box next to the correct answer. Example Name this note: aQ vO cH This shows that you think C is the correct answer. 1.1 Name this note: ecO rO co] 12 Name this note: LJ F sharp = Dsharp CF natural 1.3. Name the notes to find the hidden word: Face] =raADEL] = FeeDU | 1.4 How many crotchet beats are there in a semibreve? 20 30 40 1.5 Add the total number of crotchet beats in these note values and rests: eeieie! LO . 40 sO 60 May 2014 (A) Grade1 Puta tick (v’) in the box next to the correct answer. 1.6 Which rest matches the length of this note value? Boxes for examiners use only 17 Whichis the correct time signature? 1.8 Toreturn the last note to the pitch of the first note, which accidental would you put just before it? 4 #0 60 1.9 Which pair of notes has a distance of a semitone between them? CandD OD DandEL) = EandF 110 Which note is doh in the key of F major? cO rO co 11 Here is the scale of G major. Where are the semitones? Ms. U 6 5 4 3 2 1 Between the tst & 2nd and 7th & 8th degrees L] Between the 3rd & 4th and 6th & 7th degrees [1] Between the 3rd & 4th and 7th & 8th degrees L] May 2014 (A) Put a tick (7) in the box next to the correct answer. 2 Which major key has the following key signature? 113 14 15 116 17 118 Which chord symbol fits above this tonic triad? Grade 1 F major] = Gmajor = C major 1 FO 6O cO Which note needs to be added to make a tonic triad in the key of G major? Name this interval: Name this interval: The following is: cO sO boo 3d and ath anO sthO 3aaO an arpeggio going down L] a scale going down L] an arpeggio going up C] roa ~«sracO «rocO Boxes for examiner's use only O CJ May 2014 (A) Grade 149 Dynamic markings tell the player: to play with an accent L] what speed to play the music L] how loudly or softly to play (] 1.20. Andante means: at a walking pace [] fast 0 play smoothly (] Section 2 (20 marks) 21 Write a one-octave F major scale in semibreves, going up. Use the correct key signature and Boxes for use only mark the semitones with a bracket ( /\ or \/ ) and an $ for semitone. eo 22 Write a one-octave arpeggio of C major in semibreves, going up then down. = Section 3 (15 marks) 31 Circle five different mistakes in the following music, then write it out correctly. Andante May 2014 (A) Section 4 (15 marks) 41 Answer the following rhythm: g Ql f Section 5 (10 marks) 51 Here is an ostinato. Write two more repeats of the pattern. Grade 1 Boxes for examiner's use only CO May 2014 (A) Section 6 (20 marks) Look at the following piece and answer the questions below. Allegro f 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 610 In which major key is this piece?. Write a Roman numeral below the last note of this piece to show that the tonic triad should accompany it. How many crotchet beats are there in each bar? Put a bracket (2) above the place where there is a one-octave arpeggio in the key of this piece. Which sign indicates that the music should be played loudly? Name the interval between the two notes marked with asterisks (*) in bar 2. Which bar has the same rhythm as bar 2? Doh is written in two registers in this piece. Put a box (1) around an example of low and high doh. What does Allegro mean? Which bar contains staccato notes?, Grade1 Boxes for examiners use only