John Ferrara

Jazz Pianist/Arranger/Composer

Interactive Music Test #2

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This is the kind of standard music knowledge any musician should possess. The most important basic subjects that should be mastered are: 3 and 4 part chords, major and minor scales (natural, harmonic, melodic) in all keys, intervals, key signatures, time signatures, basic harmony, reading music, and ear training.

Use upper case letters for note names, # for sharp, b (lower case B) for flat, space between each note ex: C E F# Bb. Use lower case for interval description (major, minor, etc) and numeric for the actual interval. ex: major 3rd, perfect 5th, minor 7th. (If you don't know the answer, or simply want to know it without entering anything, just click "enter").

Spell a root position Ab6 chord.

Spell a root position C7aug chord.

Spell a third inversion F#dim7th chord.

Spell an A major scale (ex C D E F G A B C ) - include the top A (8 note scale)

What is the interval between F and G# above? (use lower case for response)

What is the note name of a tension 13 on B7?

Name the notes in a root position Db triad.

Name the interval between C and the F# above.

Number of flats in the Cb major Key Signature?

Name the notes in a root position Bbmin triad.

What is the relative minor key of Eb major? (for example: F minor)