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REQUIRED MATERIALS

Celebrate Theory: Level 10 History
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Gold Medal Music History Quizzes Level 10
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RCM 2018 Official History Exam Papers Level 10 
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RCM 2016 Official History Exam Papers  Level 10 (optional) 
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Listening Resources
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RECOMMENDED STUDY PLAN

Celebrate Theory: Level 10 History 

This book is the main study resource and it contains the necessary content to successfully prepare for the RCM Level 10 History examination. Information under the headings of "Recommended Listening" or "Supplemental Activity" are not required for the exam. 

​​A variety of techniques can be used to commit the information to memory such as writing it out, reciting it aloud, using mnemonics, etc. Students must remember to review previously learned material as they move on to new units.


Gold Medal Music History Quizzes - Level 10

These quizzes are arranged progressively to follow the history requirements as outlined in the 2016 Theory Syllabus and the Celebrate Theory History books. This resource is best used as an evaluation tool in assessing the student's understanding and retention of the required information. Answers are included at the back so that students can grade themselves. 

The following reference indicates the quiz or quizzes that can be taken after completing each unit.  Bold font is used for review quizzes which can include any content covered to that point.


PART 1: THE MIDDLE AGES
Elements of Musical Style in the Middle Ages - 1
Unit 1 - Gregorian Chant - 2
Unit 2 - Organum - 3, 4
Unit 3 - Motet - 5, 6
Unit 4 - Chanson - 7, 8
Unit 5 - Dance Music - 9, 10
​Unit 6 - Mass - 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Assignment: Review and Reflection - pp. 36 - 38

PART 2: THE RENAISSANCE
Elements of Musical Style in the Renaissance
Unit 1 - Motet - 16, 17
Unit 2 - Mass -18, 19
Unit 3 - Madrigal - 20, 21
Unit 4 Keyboard - 22, 23, 24, 25 

Assignment: Review and Reflection - pp. 62 - 64

​PART 3: THE BAROQUE ERA
Elements of Musical Style in the Baroque Era
Unit 1 - Opera - 26, 27, 28, 29
Unit 2 - Cantata - 30, 31
Unit 3 - Concerto Grosso - 32, 33
Unit 4 -Suite - 34, 35, 36, 37, 38

Assignment: Review and Reflection - pp. 100 - 102

PART 4: THE CLASSICAL ERA
Elements of Musical Style in the Classical Era - 45
Unit 1 - Symphony - 46 
Unit 2 - Oratorio - 41, 42
Unit 3 - Concerto - 43, 44
Unit 4 - Opera - 45, 46
Unit 5 - Sonata - 47
Unit 6 - Chamber Music - 48, 49, 50, 51, 52

Assignment: Review and Reflection - pp. 142 - 144


PRACTICE EXAMS

Practice exams may be submitted at any time but only one at a time.  Once the corrected exam has been returned the next exam may be sent in. Exams are generally marked and returned within 48 hours. 

LEVEL 10 HISTORY