Welcome to the home of free, clear and reliable video lessons in music theory. Music theory is the language of music and is knowledge every musician should have.
Whether you are studying music at school, college or university, learning an instrument or just interested in music generally, the videos on this site are designed to supplement your music theory learning at your own pace. All videos on this site have been produced by Stephen Wiles – a highly qualified and experienced music teacher, currently the Head of e-Learning and Teacher of Music at a high-achieving independent school in Sheffield, UK.
Videos are organised by grade and topic. Organisation by grade is exactly in line with The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) syllabus. ABRSM is the leading provider of practical music and music theory accreditation in the UK. If you are learning an instrument or music theory in the UK and indeed most parts of the world, it is highly likely that the ABRSM syllabus will be the one you’re following. For students in the USA, all ABRSM topics are also part of the AP Music Theory syllabus.