Rhythm transcription

Rhythm transcription is a really useful skill to have for any musician. With a little bit of practice and patience, it’s a fairly easy skill to build. So here’s a series of progressively more difficult listening exercises.

Listen to a rhythm a couple of times, then attempt to write out the rhythm before moving on to the next. You might find that you need to listen to a rhythm several times at first, but speed will come with practice.If you need to refresh your memory on how to write rhythm, then go to the rhythmic values page.

2 bars


See the answer here.

4- and 8- bar exercises to come.


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