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10m

Everyone's a Musician: Rhythm

by Brooke T. | Music POPULAR

6 Lessons 10:59
  1. 1. Weekly Learning Plan Trailer 0:32
  2. 2. Rules of Rhythm 1:34
  3. 3. Note Value 1:39
  4. 4. Writing Rhythms 2:27
  5. 5. Hearing Rhythms 2:39
  6. 6. Find Rhythm 2:08

Beginner

10m

POPULAR

Course


About the course

Learn the rules of rhythm in music, from note values on the page to hearing, writing, and finding rhythm in everyday words. By the end, you'll be able to write common note values, know how many beats each value holds, recognize rhythm in language, and understand the additive and subtractive nature of rhythm.

Can you count like a metronome? Or pitch a note like a bird? With this week's topic, you'll discover that Everyone's a Musician.

Project

Counting Rhythms

Course overview

1

Weekly Learning Plan Trailer

2

Rules of Rhythm

Students will learn rules of rhythm by comparing music to math.

3

Note Value

Students will learn note values by understanding beats.

4

Writing Rhythms

Students will learn how to write rhythms by attaching a visual to the names introduced in the previous section.

5

Hearing Rhythms

Students will learn how to hear rhythms by counting rhythms together.

6

Find Rhythm

Students will learn how to find rhythm by looking at different words and the natural rhythm of speech.

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Quiz

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Tags:

  • Music
  • Music Theory
  • Percussion
  • Reading Music
  • Rythm

Recommended Materials

  • Pencils
  • Paper
  • Surface to "play" on

Instructor

Brooke is a composer, percussionist, and teaching artist in New York City. She holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Music Composition and has been performing as a drummer/percussionist for over sixteen years. She loves to play rock music and write musical theatre.

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