Performing pulse and rhythms in a structure

This lesson includes an introduction to rhythm notation, including crotchets, quavers and their equivalent rests. You will explore how to perform and build rhythms before performing and composing your own rhythm grids.

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Quiz:

Performing pulse and rhythms; performing a structured piece quiz

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Q1.What is a pulse?

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Q2.What is a rhythm?

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Q3.How many beats is a crotchet worth?

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Q4.How many beats is a quaver worth

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Q5.How many beats is a crotchet rest worth?

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Q6.How many beats is a quaver rest worth?

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Q7.What are the performers playing the drum sticks doing?

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Q8.What are the performers on the barrels doing?

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Q9.What is the name for two or more rhythms being played the same time?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Performing pulse and rhythms; performing a structured piece quiz

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Q1.What is a pulse?

1/9

Q2.What is a rhythm?

2/9

Q3.How many beats is a crotchet worth?

3/9

Q4.How many beats is a quaver worth

4/9

Q5.How many beats is a crotchet rest worth?

5/9

Q6.How many beats is a quaver rest worth?

6/9

Q7.What are the performers playing the drum sticks doing?

7/9

Q8.What are the performers on the barrels doing?

8/9

Q9.What is the name for two or more rhythms being played the same time?

9/9

Lesson summary: Performing pulse and rhythms in a structure

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