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Simple Meter Rhythm

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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
4/4 Time
Common Time
Another term for 4/4 Time
2 beats per measure, Quarter note receives one beat
2/4 Time
3 beats per measure, Quarter note receives one beat
3/4 Time
Note that receives 1 beat
Quarter note
Note that receives 2 beats
Half note
Note that receives 4 beats
Whole note
Note that receives 1/2 of a beat
Eighth note
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
Quarter rest
Rest that receives 2 beats
Half rest
Rest that receives 3 beats
Dotted half rest
Rest that receives 4 beats
Whole rest
Rest that receives 1/2 of a beat
Eighth rest
Note that receives 1/4 of a beat
Sixteenth note
Rest that receives 1/4 of a beat
Sixteenth rest
How many sixteenth notes create one beat?
4