Music Theory Classes

Learn how music is created and why certain sounds are harmonious while other sounds are dissonant.

At MCMS we believe in providing a comprehensive approach to music education. Understanding the methods and concepts composers and other musicians use in creating music is an important part of a student’s music education. 

This is why we offer Music Theory classes FREE to all MCMS students!

Classes are also open to Non-MCMS students for a $250 fee.

The Music School offers three levels of Music Theory classes:

Music Theory 1 Fundamentals of Music

  • Covers note names, intervals and scales. 
  • Tuesdays 3:30 – 4:15 pm

Music Theory 2 Musical Elements and Analysis

  • Examines composer styles, chord progressions, and any topics you bring to the class.
  • Mondays 4:00-5:00 pm

Entrance Exam Required

For appropriate placement in a Music Theory class and Entrance Exam is Required. Please fill out the entrance exam below.

For more information about Music Theory classes contact Ryan Striker at