VCC/AU Rhythm Studies Students

The new material from the most recent class is covered in this video:

You will be tested on simple rhythms in 6/8 (compound meter) on the midterm, both writing and reading.

Practice Sight Reading

(try 2/4, 3/4 and 4/4 time signatures, 4 measures long, level 1 or 2)

Practicing Rhythmic Dictation:

Basic Notation:

If you want a leg up on things, eventually we will cover everything up to and including the "Simple and Compound Meters" tutorial

A few links to online tutorials which introduce some of the concepts presented in class:

(there are obviously many many other decent tutorials online to demonstrate these skills, try searching "music theory rhythm")

You can find many classical music scores in the public domain here: