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Grade 6-12

Fundamentals of Reading Music

by Jessica Hong | Music FREE

6 Lessons 50:27
  1. 1. Introduction 1:18
  2. 2. Treble Cleff 8:55
  3. 3. Bass Clef 3:16
  4. 4. Ledger Lines 9:14
  5. 5. Middle C and Switching Clefs 7:32
  6. 6. Review 20:12

Grade 6-12


NGSS Standards



About the course

Understanding the main concepts of reading and writing music. Whether you're just starting to learn an instrument or have a simple curiosity for how musicians read music, this video will go through basics of musical notation. We'll cover the structure of the staff, clefs, notes, as well as go into concepts such as rhythm, key signatures, and much more! Start your musical journey with me and discover a new language!


  • Art
  • Classical Music
  • Music
  • Reading
  • Sheet Music


Hi, I'm Jessica Hong! I am originally from New Jersey and am a graduate cellist at The Juilliard School. I have done my bachelors at Juilliard as well, and have experience teaching general music theory concepts to elementary school students. I love sharing my love of music through performing, teaching, and collaborating! I'm looking forward to teaching music to all ages, as well as sharing other hobbies of mine as well!

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