Founded over 50-years ago, REA is dedicated to producing the finest and most effective digital and print materials in educational publishing. Each in-depth topic review is easy-to-follow and easy to grasp. Review questions after each topic highlight and reinforce key areas and concepts. It features student-friendly language for easy reading and comprehension. It includes quizzes that test your understanding. Topics covered in this book include: the nature of sound; fundamental notation; meter; intervals; scales; musical instruments; directions for performance; and devices peculiar to dance music. Take the Super Review quizzes to see how much you've learned - and where you need more study. It makes an excellent study aid and textbook companion. It is great for self-study!