|posted: 6/16/2008 at 3:35:04 AM ET|
learn the basics, then expand from there.
Basic being key signatures, the notes, the time signatures (as you said)
then move on to things like counterpoint, etc.
Good luck. Make note cards. If you read music, or play, or write music. It is easier to learn because you will use the knowledge.
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