This website is about music...mostly. You'll find information about classes and lessons I teach, Charlotte Community Singers and Instruments for Peace Project. In the left column are blogs relating to certain classes, groups and projects. In the right column are links to additional pages, pdfs, music files and sight singing lessons. Look around...enjoy...come join me.
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
introduction to syncopation
Syncopation is when the rhythm of a song has the accents on the upbeat rather than the downbeat. Today's lesson gives you an introduction to syncopated rhythms with the eighth-quarter-eighth pattern.