Introduction to Aural skills

A course for applied ear-training and aural exam preparation

Aural is not just another skillset - it helps you understand music more easily

Here are the benefits you can expect from this program

  • Learn at your own pace with no time limits or deadlines
  • Clearly explained learning concepts and very straightforward
  • Support available at every step of the way. We want you to succeed and improve as you go!
  • The teachers and other students are all involved in supporting each other
  • Real-world techniques and suggestions for strengthening your understanding
  • Updated frequently, with new content to come!

Your Instructor

Austin Norihiro
Austin Norihiro

An instructor with first-hand experience

Having also struggled with the Grade 5 Music Theory Exam, Austin now strives to help other musicians and students alike succeed and expand their abilities. His passion for the piano, singing and helping others started ever since he was a toddler, and after several years of tutoring students in music and other academic fields, he decided to use an online venue to reach out to more people worldwide.

His ability to provide practical, intensive and highly interactive tutoring have provided a stronger foundation for his students to continue succeeding upon. Austin’s ambition is to become the “GO-TO” person with regards to music theory tutoring and other music-related qualifications.


Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.


Upon enrolling, you will receive:

  • Unlimited access to course contents and discussions, from anywhere you learn best
  • A digital copy of the Introduction to Aural Skills PDF textbook
  • Review and enhance your understanding with suggested practices and applicable techniques
  • Real-world examples of what to expect on aural-related exams
  • Share and collaborate with the instructor and the growing community of students alike