Four Rhythmic Studies for Piano

Date: 1977

Total duration: 6.00

These four studies were written while studying composition at La Trobe University, Australia. Studies 1,2 and 3 explore various rhythmic techniques; Study 4 combines the previous techniques into the one study.

 

The rhythmic techniques are:

1. irregular groupings of the beat

2. asymmetrical meters

3. rhythmic cells

4. additive and subtractive rhythms

5. rhythmic stratification

6. beat subdivision

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#1

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#2

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#3

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#4