Rhythm Dictation 9A and B:

Below, you will find the answers to the examples in Rhythm 9A and B.

Listen to the examples here: Rhythm 9A / 9B.

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9A #1 (One measure of 2/4, one of 3/4, one of 2/4 and one of 3/4)

9A #1 Answer

9A #2 (One measure of 3/4, one of 2/4, one of 3/4, one of 2/4)

9A #2 Answer

9A #3 (Two measures of 4/4, one of 2/4, one of 4/4)

9A #3 Answer

9A #4 (Two measures of 2/4, Two of 3/4)

9A #4 Answer

9A #5 (One measure of 4/4, one of 5/4, one of 4/4)

9A #5 Answer

9A #6 (One measure of 3/4, one of 4/4, one of 3/4, one of 2/4)

9A #6 Answer

9A #7 (One measure of 4/4, one of 3/4, one of 2/4)

9A #7 Answer

9A #8 (One measure of 3/4, one of 4/4, one of 5/4)

9A #8 Answer

9B Answers

9B #1 (One measure of 6/8, one of 9/8, one of 6/8, one of 9/8)

9B #1 Answer

9B #2 (One measure of 9/8, one of 6/8, one of 9/8, one of 6/8)

9B #2 Answer

9B #3 (Two measures of 12/8, one of 6/8, one of 12/8)

9B #3 Answer

9B #4 (Two measures of 6/8, two of 3/4)

9B #4 Answer

9B #5 (One measure of 6/8, one of 3/4, one of 6/8, one of 3/4)

9B #5 Answer

9B #6 (One measure of 6/8, one of 3/4, one of 2/4)

9B #6 Answer

9B #7 (One measure of 4/4, one of 3/4, one of 6/8)

9B #7 Answer

9B #8 (One measure of 3/4, two of 9/8)

9B #8 Answer