July RCMusic Theory Classes for August Theory Exams

As a primary theory exam preparation centre, Ware can help, if registration deadline missed for RCMusic’s August Theory Exams. Call for details: 905-479-0591

August Examination Dates
Rudiments, History & Counterpoint Exams: Friday Aug. 11th, 2017
Rudiments, Harmony and Analysis Exams: Saturday Aug. 12th, 2017
RCMusic August Examination Registration Deadline is June 6, 2017

May Theory Classes begin May 19, 20 & 21, 2017 Click to download Spring Flyer
Once per week: Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays. Theory Classes for Grade 8 Through ARCT have 12 Classes, Total 30 hours.
Classes on Canada Day. Private lessons available for vacationers.

July Theory Classes begin July 4, 2017 Click to download Summer Flyer
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 18 Classes, 30 hours.

See frequent theory questions and their answers.

Theory Classes for RCMusic Performance Grades 5-8
(Selecting the appropriate rudiments level)
RCMusic Level 5 Theory $260
Textbook $17.50: Basic Rudiments by L & P Ware
Required for Grade 5 Performance Certificate
1. Tuesday & Thursday: 1:00 PM - 2:15PM (12x1.25) 15 hrs)
Begins 07-4-17 (Shih-Ren Lu, ARCT, MM U of T)
2. Tuesday & Thursday: 6:15PM - 7:30PM (12x1.25) 15 hrs)
Begins 07-4-17(Jason Lee, ARCT, BM McGill)

Comprehensive RCMusic Level 5-6 Theory $365
Book $17.95: Level 6 Theory by RCMusic
Required for Grade 6 Performance Certificate
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 2:15 PM - 3:35 PM (18x1'20') 24 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Shih-Ren Lu, ARCT, MM U of T)

Comprehensive RCMusic Level 5-8 Theory $395
Textbook Book $40: Comprehensive Advanced Rudiments by L & P Ware
Covers RCMusic Level 5, 6, 7, & 8 Theory Requirements: Save $1450
Required for Grades 8-ARCT Performance Certificate and Satisfies requirement for Grade 5, 6 & 7 practical certificate.
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:50AM - 11:30AM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Jacob Armstrong, MM U of T)
2. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 7:30PM - 9:10PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Jason Lee, ARCT, BM McGill)

Theory Classes for RCMusic Performance Grade 9

RCMusic Level 9 History $365
Textbook $45: Bach to Bernstein, by L. Harting-Ware
Required for Grade 9 Performance Certificate
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9.50AM - 11:30AM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Lynn Ware, MM, KSU)
2. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 6:20 PM - 8:00PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Dr. Paul Jessen, DMA, U of M)

RCMusic Level 9 Harmony $365
Textbook $50: Harmony of the Spheres, Vol. 1, by P. Ware
Required for Grade 9 Performance Certificate
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 11:30 AM - 1:10PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Peter Ware, MM, Yale)
2. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8:00PM - 9:40PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Jacob Armstrong, MM U of T)

Basic Piano Pedagogy (RCM Grade 9 & 16 years or older required) $450
TBA Dr. David Swan

Theory Classes for RCMusic Performance Grade 10

RCMusic Level 10 History $365
Textbook $45: From Bingen to Beethoven, by L. Harting-Ware
Required for Grade 10 Performance Certificate
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 11:30 AM - 1:10PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Lynn Ware, MM, KSU)
2. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 8:00PM - 9:40PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Dr. Paul Jessen, DMA, U of M)

RCMusic Level 10 Harmony & Counterpoint $365
Textbook $55: Harmony of the Spheres, Vol. 2, by P. Ware
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9.50AM - 11:30AM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Peter Ware, MM, Yale)
2. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 6:20PM - 8:00PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Jacob Armstrong, MM U of T)

Theory Classes for RCMusic Performance Grade ARCT

What is required for ARCT theory certificate?

RCMusic ARCT Harmony & Counterpoint $420
Textbook $55: Harmony of the Spheres, Vol. 3, by P. Ware
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9.50AM - 11:30AM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Dr. David Swan, DMA, IU)

RCMusic ARCT History $420*
Textbook $45: From Bingen to Beethoven, by L. Harting-Ware
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 11:30AM - 1:10PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Professor Jacob Armstrong, MM U of T)

RCMusic ARCT Analysis $420*
Textbook $55: Analysis in the Spheres, by P. Ware
1. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 11:30AM - 1:10PM (18 x 1' 40") 30 hrs
Begins 07-4-17 (Dr. David Swan, DMA, IU)

*All Friday August 5th classes are rescheduled to Wednesday August 3rd, to accommodate the History Exams unless no one is taking history in the class.

Private lessons are offered in all theory subjects.
See Private Theory Packages for all Subjects


Click to Call for Details: 905-479-0591