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Music Theory

Music Theory; key signatures, sharps, flats and time signatures

A waltz is written in... 3/4 time
A jig is written in... 6/8 time
A reel is written in... 4/4 time
To find what key you are in with sharps... Find the last # and go up a half-step
To find what key you are in with flats... Find the name of the second to last b
First flat B
First sharp F
Second to last flat C
Second to last sharp E
Third sharp G
Third flat A
Key of E F# C# G# D#
Key of Eb Bb Eb Ab
Crescendo <
Decrescendo >
Key of A F# C# G#
Key of D F# C#
Key of G F#
Key of C No flats or sharps
To find the relative minor... Go down three half-steps from the key you are in
To find the relative major... Go up three half-steps from the key you are in
A slip jig is written in... 9/8 time
A polka is written in... 2/4 time
There are a total of how many sharps/flats? 7
Created by: JRae
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