Monthly Archives: August 2013

Beat Divisions

In the previous post we found out that each piece of music has a time signature written as a fraction in the beginning of the piece. There are three main types of beat divisions. -          Duple Meter -          Triple Meter -          Quadruple Meter Before explaining three types of beat division, first the concept of...

Time Signature

Time signature or meter signature is a sign in musical notation which is written in the beginning of the music piece immediately after the clef and the key signature and it defines the amount and type of notes that each bar contains. It is written either as a fraction (number/number) or as a time symbol...