To be able to hear and understand music with or without the sound of the music being present.
Audiation : Music :: Thought : Language
These two videos give great summaries of the basic concepts of MLT.
The creator of MLT, Edwin Gordon, gives an overview of the basic principles, as well as Practical Applications.
Listen to Ed Gordon give a lecture on what audiation is. This mp3 is hosted by the Gordon Archives at the University of South Carolina.
Click to Listen
A resource for musicians, music teachers, and parents of future musical prodigy
Learn the language of music.
Learn the tonalities with these short, catchy tunes.
Short songs in varied tonalities and meters with words to sing for your baby.
Vocal musings for listening and audiation purposes.
Andrew Mullen is a teacher, folk musician, multi-instrumentalist, song-writer, and lifelong learner. He has taught all levels of students in a number of subjects, and is currently a middle school teacher and curriculum coach in Burlington, Massachusetts. Mr Mullen holds Masters degrees in Music Education and School Administration, as well as certification from the Gordon Institute of Music Learning (GIML) in Elementary General and Early Childhood Music. He is currently entertaining Doctoral scholarships.