2.3 Measure and time signature

 

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In this chapter, you’ll learn about the double bar line and change of meter.

Bar line and change of meter

 

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  change of meter changing from one meter to another within a piece of music.

 

Example

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Change of meter: The Wilhelmus (Dutch national anthem).