In this episode, we discuss rhythmic context, or meter, and run through an overview of a variety of meters.
Mentioned in this episode:
- GIA Publications (www.giamusic.com)
- The Ways Children Learn Music by Eric Bluestine (https://www.giamusic.com/store/resource/ways-children-learn-music-book-g5480)
- “Niska Banja” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8z_0HNGaXZ0)
- Learning Sequences in Music by Edwin E. Gordon (https://www.giamusic.com/store/resource/learning-sequences-in-music-2012-edition-book-g2345)
- Rhythm: Contrasting the Implications of Audiation and Notation (https://www.giamusic.com/products/P-5511.cfm)
- Meter flowchart (https://everydaymusicality.files.wordpress.com/2020/04/meter-flowchart.pdf)
- Summary of Hedden & Trehub’s study of rhythmic perception in babies and adults (https://everydaymusicality.com/2020/04/01/rhythmic-perception-in-babies-vs-adults-hannon-trehub-2005/)
- “Research to Real Life” blog (https://everydaymusicality.com/research-to-real-life/)
- Music Play by Valerio, Reynolds, Bolton, Taggart, & Gordon ( https://www.giamusic.com/products/P-426.cfm)
- Experimental Songs and Chants by Gordon, Bolton, Valerio, & Taggart (https://www.giamusic.com/store/resource/experimental-songs-and-chants-book-1-book-g4074)
- Crowd-sourced List of Recorded Music in Various Meters (https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/15lCZ5r7jTom5nKSbFEkD5ZErzGz0eB0mQ_uhc49exvo/edit?usp=sharing)
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- All tunes in this episode were composed by Heather Shouldice and will be published in her forthcoming book.
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Intro/Outro Music: Heather Nelson Shouldice
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