Music: Rhythm & Metre Revision Cards

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Syncopation
An off beat rhythm
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Polyrhythm
A rhythm that uses two or more rhythms at the same time
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Rhythmic Imitation
Repeating a rhythm in exactly the same way as before
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Cross-rhythm
A rhythm used at the same time with another or more rhythms
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Simple time signatures
Where the beat can be divided into 2 equal beats, 4/4, 2/4
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Compound time signatures
Where the beat can be divided into 3 equal beats, 6/4 9/8
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Irregular rhythms
A rhythm with that can't be split into even parts, is also hard ot keep beat to
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Augmentation
Lengthening the time values of notes
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Diminuation
Shortening the time values of notes
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Hemiola
A pattern of syncopated beats, sometimes two beats in the time of three and vice versa, used often in Baroque style dance music
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Dotted rhythm
A beat that adds half of a beat to it, like adding half of a minim to a minim
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Triplets
A groupe of three qual notes that are played in the space of two
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Tempo rubato
Expressivly quickening or slowing down the tempo, without changing the overall time of the piece
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Drum fills
Where the drums imporvise in a short space between sections of music
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2/4
2 croctchet beats per bar
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3/8
3 quaver beats per bar
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3/4
3 crotchet beats per bar
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6/8
6 quaver beats per bar
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4/4
4 crotchet beats per bar
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9/8
9 crotchet beats per bar
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5/4
5 cortchet beats per bar
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12/8
12 quaver beats per bar
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Card 2

Front

A rhythm that uses two or more rhythms at the same time

Back

Polyrhythm

Card 3

Front

Repeating a rhythm in exactly the same way as before

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

A rhythm used at the same time with another or more rhythms

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Where the beat can be divided into 2 equal beats, 4/4, 2/4

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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