Thursday String Blog After Hurricane Matthew!

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Sorry so late! Hurricane Matthew has hit our little town and our surrounding towns too. So Prayers are welcomed!

I was thinking about notes last night. The never ending counting of notes and how hard it must be to for those who never learned to read music….playing in orchestra its a MUST!

 

Note Names and Beats:

Whole note, also known as “Semibreve” is a count of 4 beats.          thogewdhdb

Next is dotted note, also known as”Dotted Minim” is a count of 3. thhct9nyz7

A half note, also known as “Minim” is 2 beats.th07llog3z

 

Then you have the dotted quarter, also known as “Dotted Crotchet” is 1 1/2 beats. dotted_quarter_note_with_upwards_stem_svg

 

Quarter note, also known as “Crotchet” is 1 beat. thc1maczfx

 

Then you have your eighth note, also known as “Quaver” is 1/2 beat. thrjnd2bv5

 

“Semiquaver” is 1/4 beat.thbd7adahq

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And here is a little musical Joke just for you!

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