# How would you describe this not-quite-a-triplet rhythm?

## How do you describe triplets in music?

What Is a Triplet in Music? In music theory, a triplet is a three-note pattern that fills the duration of a typical two-note pattern. Each note in a triplet has equal rhythmic value.

## How many beats is a triplet?

In 4/4 time, two half notes equals 4 beats (2+2=4). Each member of a triplet group has an equivalent beat time value equal to . 66 of it’s original value. 1.33 + 1.33 + 1.33 = 4 beats (rounded to the nearest whole number).

## What is the effect of triplets in music?

A triplet rhythm is one in which there are three beats taking up the space normally occupied by two. Triplets work great for incidental fills, but you can also base a song’s entire rhythm around them.

## How do you describe triplets?

Quote from video: As the note values are equal we take two of them. And we can see that they are to be played in the same time as two quavers or the rhythmic value of one here are some triplet semiquavers.

## How would you describe a triplet?

one of three children or offspring born at the same birth. triplets, three offspring born at one birth. any group or combination of three.

## What is a triple rhythm?

a rhythmic pattern created by a succession of trisyllabic feet.

## How long is a triplet?

A triplet’s duration is equal to two of the original note values. In other words, if all the notes in a triplet are the same we take two of the notes and add their values together to get the answer.

## What is a triple beat?

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## What is triplet music feel?

Basically, a triplet is 3 notes in the space of 2. For example, if you were to take a space of one beat (that’s 2 eighth-notes), and crammed three eighth notes in the same amount of time, it’s called a triplet.

## Are triplets polyrhythms?

For example, playing 8th notes and 8th note triplets at the same time creates a polyrhythm, but playing 8th notes and quarter notes at the same time is not considered polyrhythmic since the 8th notes can evenly fit inside the space of a quarter note.

## Are triplets a form of syncopation?

The second and third notes of the triplets can be said to be syncopated; they fall outside of the expected “1 and 2 and” beat that the duplets provide.