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HOW TO COUNT 8th NOTES

   

In this lesson we will look at how to count 8th notes. 8th notes are exactly 2 counts inside each beat, counted as 1+2+3+4+
There are many different styles of music that use 8th notes, such as rock, sambas and batucadas.

Here are a couple of examples, first a rock beat, then a basic samba pattern.

 

 

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