Here is a video about time signatures, so you can understand them
Rhythm and metre explained….. (this is a podcast that you can right click on and download)
Listen to this podcast on African Music.(right click to download) The keywords have mainly been covered, but an understanding of this type of music is essential.
Here are a few videos to help you with your understanding of some key aspects of rhythm and metre.
Firstly, watch this video that explains about pulse:
This video explains note lengths and how they relate to each other:
And finally, this video talks about syncopation. This is a great tool to use in your compositions:
To succeed in this course you need to be able to use musical vocabulary to describe the music we listen to, your own and other people’s compositions and when discussing performances. This is the full list of keywords that apply to AoS1 Rhythm & Metre.
regular irregular free
Here are some of the basics of music theory, this is specifically looking at note and rest values (how long they last). There is a link at the bottom of this post to the Rhythm Trainer where you can test your new found learnings..
Click here for the Rhythm Trainer where you can create your own rhythm tests to check your understanding.