Julie McIntosh Johnson, Author and Publisher

Basics of Keyboard Theory

  • Levels Preparatory through 10 available
  • Follows theory requirements of MTAC Certificate of Merit®* Piano Syllabus
  • Each level reviews old material and presents new concepts
  • Excellent for transfer students; important reinforcement for returning students
  • Clear, easy to understand explanations
  • Application of new concepts to repertoire of an appropriate level
  • Multi-chapter reviews and final test include drills and analysis
  • A popular addition to music lessons since 1992

Ear Training Basics

  • Levels Preparatory through 10 available
  • An innovative teaching approach helps minimize student guessing
  • Separate student and teacher books provide the framework for a collaborative learning experience
  • Student Books include worksheets and an MP3 CD
  • Teacher Books include activities to be completed at the lesson, teaching tips, and answers for the student home assignments
  • Downloadable audio files now available at eartrainingbasics.com

Julie Johnson’s Guide to AP** Music Theory, Second Edition (2019)

  • Follows requirements of the College Board Advanced Placement* Music Theory exam
  • Downloadable Audio files at www.juliejohnsontheory.com
  • Edited and expanded based on customer feedback
  • More progressive sight-singing and ear-training
  • New In-Class ear-training pages
  • More “free response” assignments
  • Practice test and grading guidelines
  • Supplementary materials available online
  • Corresponds with current exam requirements
*Certificate of Merit® is an evaluation program of the Music Teachers' Association of California. Reference to 'Certificate of Merit®' (CM) does not imply endorsement by MTAC of this product.

**AP and Advanced Placement are trademarks registered and/or owned by the College Board, which was not involved in  the production of, and does not endorse, this product.