Combining all the beats

Most music is a combination of different beats. The arrangement below shows a combination of some of the beats you have learned so far. We’ll introduce some more rhythm’s later in this course, but for now try to master these three rhythms.

Foot Tapping And Using A Metronome

Practice these basic beats by tapping your foot and counting 1, 2, 3, 4. There should be an emphasis on the first beat. If you have a metronome, this is a good time to bring it out and use it anytime you are practicing.