Learn about time and rhythm in music. These videos address counting, note values, meter, time signatures, and rhythmic patterns. Click through each episode for full lesson plans.

MANY METERS: DANCES

BRAHMS Waltz in A-flat Major, op. 39, no. 15 / BRAHMS Waltz in C-sharp Major, op. 39, no. 6

Explore triple meter and waltzes with Buddy and friends! Get ready to count along! Can you keep up?

PIANO GYMNASTICS: COUNTING CHALLENGE

PROKOFIEV Sonata No. 7 in B-flat Major, op. 83 (III)

Are you ready for a counting game? Figure out how many beats there are in this virtuosic music!

IN FIVE

DESMOND Take Five

Discover odd meter with Buddy and this classic jazz tune. Get ready to count and clap along!

STARTS WITH A B: RHYTHM GAME

BEETHOVEN 6 Ecossaises, WoO83

Clap along with Buddy and learn about quarter and eighth notes with a “surprise” composer!