FREE Ebook - How to Read Music
Learning to read sheet music can improve your grasp of music theory, enable you to play
music you've never heard before, and allow you to more easily relate your musical ideas to
others. The skill can take a while to master, but the basics are laid out for you here.
• The Staff and the Clef
• The Key Signature
• The Time Signature
• Notes and Rests
• Notes Played Together
It's certainly possible to play music without being able to read it, just as it's
possible to be able to speak without being able to read or write. In both cases,
the person who cannot read or write is missing out on an opportunity to comprehend
and communicate better.