Practice Exercises Audio

Below are the practice audio mp3s to help you sight read music. These may be used at any level and are great for ear training. Most audio clips include different speeds at which to practice. Please refer to the demonstration mp3s for instructions on how to practice certain audio exercises.
Good luck!!!

PA-Key Signatures-Major

State how many accidentals are in the following keys.

PA-Singing All Intervals Ascending

Practice singing all intervals ascending and recognize the characteristic of the sound.

PA-Recognizing Intervals

Learn to recognize intervals when played both separately and together.

PA-Stating The Interval Inversion

Practice reversing the interval direction and quickly stating the inversion.

PA-Sing The 8 Note Scale

Practice singing the 8 note scale by repetition. Memorize what it sounds like and feels like to sing. Don’t forget that you are developing muscle memory in the process.

PA-Singing The Major Intervals

Intervals are distances from one note to another. Learn to hear what these intervals sound like and how they feel. Don’t forget you are developing your muscle memory in the process.

PA-Demonstration-Singing The 8 Note Scale While Alternating

This is the demonstration mp3 of how to sing the 8 note scale while alternating.
You can review this audio at any time to see how each exercise will be accomplished.

PA-Singing The 8 Note Scale While Alternating-Leaving out 1 number-Medium Tempo

Practice alternating the major scale leaving out 1 number at a medium tempo.

PA-Singing The 8 Note Scale While Alternating-Leaving Out 1 Number-Fast Tempo

Practice alternating the 8 note scale and developing interval relationships at at fast tempo.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 2 Numbers-Slow (Intermediate)

Practice singing the 8 note scale leaving out 2 numbers.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 2 Numbers-Medium (Intermediate)

Practice singing the 8 note scale leaving out 2 numbers.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 2 Numbers-Fast (Intermediate)

Singing the 8 note scale while alternating and leaving out 2 numbers.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 3 Numbers-Slow (Advanced Level)

Practice singing 8 note scale leaving out 3 numbers. This will greatly improve your interval training and muscle memory. Slow, Medium and Fast Tempos.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 3 Numbers-Medium (Advanced Level)

Practice singing the 8 note scale alternating and leaving out 3 numbers. This is medium tempo and will greatly improve muscle memory.

PA-Singing 8 Note Scale Alternating While Leaving Out 3 Numbers-Fast (Advanced Level)

Practice singing the 8 note scale and increase muscle memory at a faster tempo.

PA-Singing All Minor Scales While Alternating (Advanced Level)

Practice singing all minor scales: Natural, Harmonic and Melodic. You will be alternating to develop interval relationships.

PA-NM-Alt-Slow-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Intermediate Level)

Singing the natural minor scale while alternating and leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers at a slow tempo.

PA-NM-Alt-Medium-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced level)

Singing the natural minor scale while alternating at a medium tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-NM-Alt-Fast-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced Level)

Singing the natural minor scale at a fast tempo while alternating and leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-HM-Alt-Slow-1,2, and 3 Numbers

Singing the harmonic minor scale while alternating at a slow tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-HM-Alt-Medium-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced Level)

Singing the harmonic minor scale while alternating at a medium tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-HM-Alt-Fast-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced Level)

Singing the harmonic minor scale while alternating at a fast tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-MM-Alt-Slow-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Intermediate Level)

Singing the melodic minor scales while alternating at a slow tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-MM-Alt-Medium-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced Level)

Singing the melodic minor scale while alternating at a medium tempo leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-MM-Alt-Fast-1,2 and 3 Numbers (Advanced Level)

Singing the melodic minor scale at a fast tempo while alternating leaving out 1,2 and 3 numbers.

PA-Scale Degrees-Maj-Adv

Quickly state the scale degree in all of the major keys. This is great training for understand key signatures.

PA-Scale Degrees-Min-Adv

Quickly state the scale degrees in all of the minor keys. This is great training in understanding key signatures.

PA-Sing To Scale Degree

Learn to quickly sing to the scale degree from any direction.

PA-Key Signatures-Minor

State how many accidentals are in the following keys.