How to study and write for Music

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Online Music Theory Flash Cards
Since many schools require passing music theory exams, I thought some of you might like to see some basic music theory flash cards. Let us know in the reviews, if you have others that you like or if you've made your own.
The Orchestra
This APP is the best way to both hear and see the written score for music. A little more spendy than other apps, but well worth it, if you are in a music appreciation course. If you have this app, please review it here and let us know how it worked for you. Are there any other apps for that you find useful for the studying of music?
Music Appreciation Final Study Guide   PDF file PDF file
A good brief start. But you may want to look at the app as a way to identify sound.
Essays that analyze music
Your music professor has assigned an paper. Not a research paper exactly, but an analysis. What are you supposed to do exactly?
How to Write a Music History Paper
Get tips on from the syllabus on possible themes for writing a research paper on Music and History. Here are some suggestions from this professor, but more importantly you should look at the syllabus for your Music class.
4 common music assignments and strategies for handling them. • Concert Report • Historical Analysis: placing a piece in context •Song Analysis •Performance/Media Comparison
Writing in Music   PDF file PDF file
Give your readers musical examples, but do you need the whole score or will a piano reduction do? Learn how to support your interpretive claims with specific examples from the music. See an example of a poor response as compared to a better one.
Writing About Music   PDF file PDF file
Do you know the 3 kinds of writing assignments for music? Learn how to give examples from a musical score.