Put It Together

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After reviewing the different types of notes and rests, go over the counting shown below. Longer (or sustained) notes should be connected together with hyphens to demonstrate that the beats are connected. Rests should be circled to remind the student that the count is silent!

mouse Hover your mouse over the rhythm to see how it should be properly counted. Don't forget to check your time signature before you start counting!

 

Tip! Click on the left to hear a tip about counting rhythms.

 

Click to the left to count and clap along. There will be a 4 beat intro.

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Click to the left to count and clap along.

1 442 2

Click to the left to count and clap along. There will be a 3 beat intro.

34 3

Click to the left to count and clap along.

342

Click to the left to count and clap along. There will be a 2 beat intro.

4 24 5

Click to the left to count and clap along.

242 6

 

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