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Simple Meter Rhythm
The timing and duration of the notes.
Time Signature (Top Number)
Tells us how many beats will be in each measure.
Time Signature (Bottom Number)
Tells us what kind of note receives one beat.
4 beats per measure, Quarter note receives one beat
Another term for 4/4 Time
2 beats per measure, Quarter note receives one beat
3 beats per measure, Quarter note receives one beat
Note that receives 1 beat
Note that receives 2 beats
Note that receives 4 beats
Note that receives 1/2 of a beat
When a dot is added to a note...
It adds half of what that note is worth
Note that receives 3 beats
Dotted Half note
Note that receives 1 and 1/2 beats
Dotted Quarter note
Rest that receives 1 beat
Rest that receives 2 beats
Rest that receives 3 beats
Dotted half rest
Rest that receives 4 beats
Rest that receives 1/2 of a beat
Note that receives 1/4 of a beat
Rest that receives 1/4 of a beat
How many sixteenth notes create one beat?