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1/8ths?

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Microbass, Jan 1, 2003.


  1. hi guys & gals, just a quick q...

    to 1/8ths is just like counting.. 1 & 2 & 3 etc..?

    if not, how could i count it?

    And same for 1/16th notes, how can I count those..?
     
  2. In 4/4 time, yes you would count 1/8ths as
    1 & 2 & 3 & 4 &

    1/16ths you can count as
    1 & ee uh 2 & ee uh 3 & ee uh 4 & ee uh
     
  3. Fred W

    Fred W

    Feb 21, 2002
    Bronx, NY
    Nicoli's 16ths are wrong. It's One ee & ah- One is the quarter beat, & is the eighth, ee ah are the sixteenths.Thirtyseconds youre beyond me.