2007 AP® MUSIC THEORY FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS
SECTION II, Part A Music Theory Time—Approximately 68 minutes
Answer questions 1-7 in the space provided. If you need to rewrite your answer to any question, use the blank pages at the end of the pink booklet and indicate on the original page where your final answer is. If you choose to use this green insert for scratch work, be sure to save time for writing your final answer in the pink booklet.
For each of these questions, you are to notate on the staves provided the correct pitch and rhythm of a short melody that you will hear. Make sure that any accidentals you use are appropriate for the key signature provided. In each case, the pulse will be established before the first playing of the melody.
Question 1. The melody will be played three times. There will be a pause of 30 seconds after the first playing and a one-minute pause after each subsequent playing. The melody you will hear uses all four of the measures provided below and contains no rests. The melody will be played on a violin.
The pitch of the first note has been provided. Be sure to notate the rhythm of that note. Now listen to the melody for the first time and begin to notate it.
The melody for Question 1 will now be played a second time.
The melody for Question 1 will now be played a final time.
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