Chapter 2 Outline.pdf - Review Chapter 2 Outline(strongly recommended Exploring Music Bach to Rock 512 I Rhythm movement of music in time A Propels

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6/11/2019 Review Chapter 2 Outline (strongly recommended) - Exploring Music: Bach to Rock 512 1/1 I. Rhythm: movement of music in time A. Propels music forward B. Beat: basic unit of rhythm 1. strong beats: accented, provide rhythmic pulse C. Meters: organized groups of beats 1. measures (or bars): meters marked off in notation 2. measure (bar) lines: vertical lines designate measures II. Metrical Patterns A. Regularly recurring patterns of beats 1. downbeat: first accented beat of each pattern 2. simple meters: duple subdivisions a. duple: alternating strong and weak beats b. triple: three beats per measure (strong-weak-weak) i. waltz, minuet c. quadruple: four beats per measure (strongest-weak-strong-weak)
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