4.1 Notes, rests and accidentals
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In this chapter you will learn about the sixteenth note and rest, and about the dotted eighth note. You will also learn about the triplet.
1. Sixteenth note and rest
In musical notation, note values are always twice as long or twice as short in relation to each other. The sixteenth note is twice as fast as an eighth note. Two sixteenth notes equals one eighth note. Four sixteenth notes equals one quarter note.
How are multiple sixteenth notes notated?
2. Dotted eighth note