Fundamentals Grades 5-3Chord Progression

Grade 5 Grade 4 Grade 3
(A)Chord Progression
  • Fill in the chord names and bass line to the given melody.
  • Chords to be used are: primary triads, dominant 7th, and secondary triads. Candidates may use other chords beside the ones stated above
(A)Chord Progression
  • Fill in the chord names suitable for the given melody.
  • Chords to be used in addition to those used in Grade 5 are: secondary dominants, passing chords, etc.
(A)Chord Progression

Fill in the chord names and bass line to the given melody.

(B)Counter Line

Provide appropriate counter line (basic line for a counter melody) to a given melody.

(B)Bass Line

Provide an adequate bass line or accompaniment to the given melody with chord names.

(B)Motif Composition

Compose a melody continuing from the given motive using the specified chords and bars.

(C)Counter Line

Fill in a counter line to the given melody with chord names.

(C)Obligato & Accompaniment

Fill in obligato and bass line to the given melody.

An Example of a Counterline