(*Adapted from Music Mind Games)
Fruity Words For Rhythm
- For example, a one beat (quarter note) is called LIME.
- Two eighth notes are called MANGO.
- An eighth note triplet, where the three notes are played in one beat is PINEAPPLE.
- And four sixteenth notes is HUCKLEBERRY.
This is so much more fun and easier to remember than when I was in school learning, “one -eee- and – ah.”
Practice counting the beats of any song you already know and other new ones as well.