Today’s episode of PianoTV is different than the usual sort, because I’ve got a bunch of announcements to make.
Are you ready for this?
Today we’re going to talk about unusual time signatures. We’re going to look at some of the weird counting patterns you might come across, and how to approach them and “feel them out”.
This is the second part of a video series about strong and weak beats – if you missed the first one, check it out.
We’re going to look at how to count unusual time signatures, and figure out where the strong and weak beats are. We’ll also listen to some musical examples so you can hear how they sound.
So let’s get started!
In today’s video, we’re going to get some songwriting inspiration. We’ll take a look at five composers who have been inspired by nature and the outdoors, and listen to a specific nature-inspired piece by each of them.