Note Duration Ms. Delgado’s Music Class
Note Duration • Whole Note • Receives four full beats.
Half Note • A half note receivestwo full beats. • This meansthattwohalf notes isequal to one whole note. 2 beats + 2 beats = 4 beats
Quarter Note • Quarter notes receive one full beat. • This meansthattwo quarter notes equal one half note.
Eighth Note • Eighth notes receivehalf of a beat • This meansthattwoeighth notes equal one quarter note. One Eighth note Two Eighth notes
Review of Note Duration • Whole note = 4 • Half note = 2 • Quarter note = 1 • Eighth note = ½