Grade 2 – Student

cet702Grade 2 includes ‘mini-exam’ Sessions with:

  • 2  Rhythm Exercises in 2/4 and 3/4 time to clap, tap or sing back of a  simple rhythm pattern using eighth, quarter, dotted  quarter, half and dotted half notes
  • 6 Interval Identification Exercises: Identify the following intervals after the two notes have been played consecutively (melodic intervals) Above a give note : Major 3rd and Perfect 5th
  • 3 Melody Playback Exercises of five notes based on the first five notes of the major scale in C+, F+ and  G+ starting on the tonic (1st) or dominant (5th) note.

Example Session – Grade 2, Session 1

Rhythm Clapback
The Rhythm Clapback melody is played twice. Clap or tap the rhythm or sing the melody. Check your answer with the Blank Rhythm Pattern in the answer booklet.
a_Rhythm_Clapback_1_Grade_2 a_Rhythm_Clapback_2_Grade_2
Interval Identification
Two notes are played consecutively (melodic intervals) once. Play back the melody from memory, then check your answer with the answer booklet.
a_Interval_Identification_1_Grade_2 a_Interval_Identification_2_Grade_2
Melody Playback
The triad (tonic chord) is played once and the Melody Playback melody is played twice Play back the melody from memory, then check your answer with the booklet.
 Melody_Playback_1_Grade_2  Melody_Playback_2_Grade_2
Play Grade 2 Session 1 sample:
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