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2: Yale Lecture on Rhythm and Meter

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    If you would like to further your understanding of meter in music and have a professor lead you through some exercises on meter identification—take a look at the video linked below. 

    Lecture by Dr. Craig Wright at Yale University.

    Note: It’s not necessary to watch the entire video. Below the video are links that enable you to jump to particular points in the lecture called “Lecture Chapters.” I suggest starting at the 2nd link (Beats and Meters). He’ll take you through the basic building blocks of rhythm and then get into how you can hear meter in a piece of music.

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