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Sam Tsui & Casey Breves: Mashups and Life Implications

Mashups are fascinating because of rhythm, or time signatures…counts coming together to dance around your ears with some mystical symmetry. You get two seemingly unrelated gems and, when compared together, you find that they’re of the same source, or code base. 51 more words

Music

Odd Times

Everyone knows a good beat when you hear it.  Your foot starts tapping.  Your head starts bobbing.  You can feel the groove.

Most pop music is written to get people dancing and moving to the music.   877 more words

Music

Let's Learn About Music: Part 2

Today I want to talk about the different types of notes and time signatures.

Time Signatures

The time signature is a notation used in music to specify how many beats  are in each measure and which note is to be given one beat. 255 more words

Music Appreciation

Bass: The Other Timekeeper

I recently played a gig where the songs kept speeding up. At the end of the second set, the drummer told me that we need to rein in the tempo. 695 more words

Bass Lesson

That Coyote (SHR 06)

First release from That Coyote, a Corvallis, OR prog/hard rock band.
Captured sonically by the Vallis Labs mobile recording unit at the Ruby Palace, OR. 49 more words

Oregon

Scotland The Brave and Time Signatures

This tune has a little bit of everything in it, Taorluaths, Doublings, Grips and a Birl. Even a bit of a “Dot Cut” rhythm!

If you take the time to learn this tune correctly, you will be able to learn any tune, from Jigs to Reels to Strathspeys. 200 more words

Scotland The Brave