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Wednesday, May 25, 2011
sixteenth note rhythms
Today's lesson uses the song "Cripple Creek" to practice rhythms with eighth and sixteenth notes. It is notated with 8/8 and 4/4 time signature. The difference between the two is that in 8/8 time the eighth note gets the beat and in 4/4 time the quarter note gets the beat.