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Theory Syllabus, 2016 Edition

This syllabus is an invaluable resource that outlines the current requirements of The Royal Conservatory Certificate Program for all levels of theory, history, harmony & counterpoint, and analysis.

The Theory Syllabus, 2016 Edition is effective September 1, 2016. Click here for a detailed cross-over plan.

Theory Syllabus, 2009 Edition

Click to download the following free theory resources for the new Syllabus: