Goals for Sight Singing Levels

CORE CURRICULUM: Primer - Level 12

Level

Description

Concepts to Master

Primer

High & Low

High & Low
Ascending & Descending
Matching Pitches

1

Do, Re, Mi

Whole steps
Major 2nd

2

Steps & Skips
Do-Re-Mi in Every Key

Major 2nd & Major 3rd

3

Ti Below Do

Half Step – minor 2nd

4

So & La Below Do
So Above Do

Descending Perfect 4th
Ascending & Descending Perfect 5th
Descending Minor 3rd

5

Fa & La Above Do

Ascending Perfect 4th & Ascending Major 6th

6

Ti & Do Above Do
The Entire Major Scale

Ascending Major 7th
Ascending & Descending Octave
Whole Steps & Half Steps in the Major Scale

7

Relative Minor

Minor Scale
Whole Steps & Half Steps in the Minor Scale

8

Three Kinds of Minor Scales

Natural, Harmonic, & Melodic

9

Diatonic Triads In Major Keys

Major, Minor, & Diminished

10

Diatonic Triads In All Minor Keys & Suspended Chords

Augmented & Suspended

11

Seventh chords

Major Major, Major Minor, Minor Major, Dominant, Half Diminished, Fully Diminished, Augmented Major, Augmented Minor

12

Modes

Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, & Locrian