Music Theory for Beginners: Read and feel musical rhythms like a pro

Alexandra Belibou, Musician, Assistant Professor

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15 Lessons (2h 13m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:44
    • 2. 1.Time signature. Note values

      11:26
    • 3. 2.Simple rhythm in 2/4

      17:40
    • 4. 2 Ex.

      1:13
    • 5. 3.Simple rhythm in 3/4 and 4/4

      10:21
    • 6. 3 Ex.

      2:56
    • 7. 4.Tied notes

      20:00
    • 8. 4 Ex.

      3:47
    • 9. 5.6/8, 9/8 and 12/8

      15:34
    • 10. 5 Ex.

      6:13
    • 11. 6.Tied notes in 6/8, 9/8 and 12/8

      15:06
    • 12. 6 Ex.

      5:46
    • 13. 7.Irregular rhythms

      10:27
    • 14. 7 Ex.

      2:59
    • 15. 8.Complex time signatures

      9:10

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Download the pdf with exercises and practice! The exercises from this file are also found in the video section with my interpretation. Practice in a slow tempo, and then bring the tempo up. Use an online metronome for  better results. 

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