Minute a Day Music Theory for Beginners Lesson 12

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This is one measure of 4 quarter note rests.
A 'rest' is where there are no notes. Where there is a rest, no notes are played.

4 quarter note rests

Below are 2 measures of music.
First measure - 2 A's, followed by one quarter note rest. Then 1 A.
Second measure - 1 A, 1 quarter note rest and 2 A's.

2 measures uneven beats
You may have to click the play arrow twice.

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