Rhythm - the basics
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Rhythm - the basics

How to undestand and internalize musical rhythms
4.7 (5 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
36 students enrolled
Created by Michael Emenau
Last updated 3/2019
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Current price: $13.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Discover the underlying building blocks of music
  • Internalize your sense of rhythm
  • How to find the beats in a song
  • How to count and clap on the right beats
  • Simple drum and percussions lessons for anyone
  • Learn about different time signatures
Requirements
  • An egg shaker (a see course content for more information)
Description
  • Break down and explain the underlying structures of music rhythm

  • How to internalize your sense of rhythm

  • Connect your hands and feet to the rhythms you hear

  • Understand different time signatures

  • Learn how to clap along and play simple percussion instruments with music

  • Differentiating rhythm and pulse

  • Demonstrating how to find the beats in different styles of music

  • How to make music part of your everyday experience

  • This course is a taken from a section of my course "Play Music by Ear- From Beginner to Fluency"


Who this course is for:
  • People curious in how music works.
  • Musicans who want to play music by ear
Course content
Expand all 16 lectures 49:36
+ Beats
6 lectures 18:46

Connecting walking to pulse

Preview 03:30

We take the next step in the counting process

Preview 01:52

We focus on beats 2 and 4

Lesson #3 - Walking with a little backbeat
03:50

We add the right hand to our rhythm exercises

Lesson #4 - Add the right hand
02:59

We see how the lessons we have completed so far sound on an actual instrument

Lesson #5 - Bonus suprise lesson!
02:28

How to find the beats in a song

Preview 04:07
+ Finding Rhythms in Songs
7 lectures 18:58

Walk and clap and count with a classic hit

Lesson #7 - Thriller
02:30

Demonstrating how harmony can define where the beats are

Lesson #8 - Using chords to find the beat
06:35

Find the beats on a jazz classic

Lesson #9 - Fingersnap edition
02:45

We look at vocal phrasing as it related to rhythm

Lesson #10 - Syncopated vocals
02:52

How to find the rhythm by listening to a repetitive melody

Lesson #11 - Mozarts groove
02:06

We put everything we have learned so far n this course

Lesson #12 - Walk - Count - Tap
01:21

We find the beats then walk, clap , tap etc... with "Thriller"

Lesson #13 - A Thrilling Walk
00:49
+ Additional Rhythm concepts
3 lectures 11:52

I will give explain the difference between Rhythm and Pulse

Preview 01:33
Lesson #15 - Different time signatures
05:04

We lean how to use an egg shaker

Lesson #16 - Shake it UP!
05:15