Online Tutoring for TExES Domains


The cumulative exam for music teacher certification in the state of Texas is called the TExES. This is a comprehensive exam that covers the following five domains:

  • Domain 1: Listening (25% of the exam)
  • Domain 2: Music Theory and Composition (17% of the exam)
  • Domain 3: Music History and Culture (17% of the exam)
  • Domain 4: Music Classroom Performance (25% of the exam)
  • Domain 5: Music Education (17% of the exam)

This page provides links to a number of on-line and other published materials that will assist in preparation for taking the TExES exam. Each website is hosted and maintained by different educational institutions and publishing companies. All inquiries concerning the function of the website or its content should be directected to the correct institution rather than ETBU.

A formal study guide is available from Ed Publishing:

Pass the TExES: Music EC-12
by Caia McCullar & David McCullar, with Mark Mentze
ISBN: 0-9671860-9-9
Contact: www.passthetexes.com

General Study Guide from the Texas Music Educator's Association:
TExES/ExCET Information & Review

Music Theory On-line Tutoring
http://www.teoria.com/
http://www.musictheory.net/
http://www.teoria.com/
http://www.practicespot.com//theorycenter.phtml

Ear Training On-line Tutoring
Miscellaneous: http://www.good-ear.com/
Rhythm Reading: http://www.practicespot.com//rhythmgym.phtml
Chords: http://www.practicespot.com//chordwizard.phtml

Music History (all time periods)
http://www.colleges.org/techcenter/music/MusHist/musichistory.html

Music History Listening
http://www.wwnorton.com/college/music/listeninglab/welcome2.htm

Music History Listening and Content
http://www.wwnorton.com/college/music/grout6/index.htm

World Music On-line Tutoring
http://www.ancient-future.com/

If you notice that anyone or more of these websites are nolonger functioning, or are aware of additional on-line resources that would be suitable for this page, please contact us so that the appropriate revisions may be made.

Contact Information:
Marilyn Johnson, Administrative Secretary
School of Fine Arts
East Texas Baptist University
One Tiger Drive
Marshall, TX 75670
903-923-2158
mjohnson@etbu.edu

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