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Quiz! Note-Lengths in U.S. or U.K. English

By March 10, 2014

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How many hemidemisemiquavers are in a minim? If you live in North America, you're probably still counting the letters in that first word.

Music note lengths have different names depending on which variation of English you speak. Familiarizing (or, ahem ...familiarising) yourself with both versions can prove useful whether communicating with other musicians or reading sheet music from abroad. If you're currently learning just one, test your progress!

Quiz on U.K. Note-Lengths

Quiz on U.S. Note-Lengths



February 5, 2013 at 2:13 pm

I want to say thank u for for this news letter that you are send to me. i want you to teach me on how to read staf notetion on piano.

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