Music History Flashcards is a set of virtual flashcards covering the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern eras.
The app is intended to be a study aid for students preparing for the Royal Conservatory of Music's Level 9 and Level 10 exams (formerly History 1 and History 2). It will also interest Music Development Program students and music appreciation students. There are around 450 cards for each exam (just over 700 total), divided into six categories: musical terms, composers' styles, composers' repertoire, composers' biographies, score excerpts and representative works. You can also answer questions by era.
The answer screens generally include additional background information relating to the the question.
The app records the student's score and keeps a track of the highest score per category, as well as the average score. The app is aligned with the 2016 syllabus.
The questions in Music History Flashcards have been updated to bring them in line with the RCM's 2016 syllabus.