Free-Response

B. Free-Response

Written Free-Response Section – (80 Minutes)
 
The written free-response section contains 7 questions and counts for 45 percent
of the composite score. The question types in this section (Roman numerals and
letters refer to topics in the outline on pages 9–10) include:
 
• Free-Response Questions 1 and 2: Melodic Dictation (9 points each)
 
• Free-Response Questions 3 and 4: Harmonic Dictation (24 points each)
 
• Free-Response Question 5: Part Writing from Figured Bass (24 points)
 
• Free-Response Question 6: Part Writing from Roman Numerals (24 points)
 
• Free-Response Question 7: Composition of a Bass Line (9 points)