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Name: Meter in Music
ID: m12405
Language: English (en)
Summary: The meter of a piece of music is the repetitive arrangement of strong and weak pulses in the rhythm. Young children can be encouraged to recognize and classify meters even before they learn about time signatures and reading music.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: meter, music, rhythm, time signature
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)

Latest version: 1.12 (history)
First publication date: Apr 22, 2003 11:52 am -0500
Last revision to module: Feb 15, 2013 8:45 pm -0600

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Version History

Version: 1.12 Feb 15, 2013 8:45 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
took down call for research study participants

Version: 1.11 Jan 18, 2013 6:04 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
added call for research study participants

Version: 1.10 Mar 11, 2011 10:02 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
removed from survey

Version: 1.9 Apr 13, 2010 6:20 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
linked to survey

Version: 1.8 Dec 16, 2009 8:37 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added Google analytics code

Version: 1.7 Feb 15, 2007 3:49 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
added outline eps and svg files

Version: 1.6 Jan 8, 2007 11:12 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
republish for sync error:
added links, small text changes

Version: 1.5 Oct 30, 2006 1:48 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Fixed typo and included (missing) simple quadruple file

Version: 1.4 Sep 22, 2006 4:58 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added audio examples

Version: 1.3 May 17, 2006 12:07 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Put children't activities in a separate module (m13616).

Version: 1.2 May 24, 2005 7:59 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
Changes:
update to cnxml-0.5

Version: 1.1 Oct 13, 2004 3:24 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
New module

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