Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). Test your knowlwdge of whole notes through sixteenth notes with this exercise designed to determine your understanding of the elements of rhythm, rhythmic counting and the notation of these musical symbols. Be sure to download the PDF provided on the page. This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music here at Music School Online (MSO). You do not need to know music theory to be a musician, but you will gain a deeper understanding of how and why music works, which will give you more power to create your own music. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
Test #1: Whole Notes Through 16th Notes