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3: Musical Examples

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    Simple duple meter

    Symphony No. 5, Movement IV., Ludwig van Beethoven

    "Idioteque," Radiohead

    Sonata No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 2, No. 1, Movement I., Ludwig van Beethoven

    Simple triple meter

    String Quartet No. 15 in D Minor, K. 421, Movement III., Wolfgang A. Mozart

    Symphony No. 90 in C Major, Hob: I:90, Movement III., Joseph Haydn

    Simple quadruple meter

    "With or Without You," U2

    "Come Out Clean," Jump Little Children

    "Shh," Imogen Heap

    Compound duple meter

    "Shiver," Radiohead

    Strong Quartet No. 17 in B-flat Major, K. 458, "The Hunt," Movement I., Wolfgang A. Mozart

    Compound triple meter

    "The Tourist," Radiohead

    Sonata No. 42 in G Major, Hob. XVI:27, Movement II., Joseph Haydn

    Compound quadruple meter

    Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, No. 2, "Moonlight," Movement I., Ludwig van Beethoven

    St. Matthew Passion, No. 1, Chorus, "Kommt, ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen," J.S. Bach

    Contributors and Attributions

    Adapted by: Heather Ray Provided by: Western Washington University Located at LicenseCC BY-SA: Attribution

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    This chapter contains material from Meter and Time Signatures by Robin Wharton and Kris Shaffer, used under a CC BY-SA 4.0 International license.

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