Dotted note

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(Mus.) a note followed by a dot to indicate an increase of length equal to one half of its simple value; thus, a dotted semibreve is equal to three minims, and a dotted quarter to three eighth notes.

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Volume 1 starts from "ground-zero" and works from the student's very first breath to the acquisition of a range of g-c", the ability to play louder and softer, to play long and short articulations, to understand accidentals, to play rhythms of whole, half, quarter, eighth, sixteenth, and dotted notes, and even a little transposing (to get them used to it early).
Teach Yourself Drums also addresses Dotted Notes, Triplets, and incorporating the feet.
Time signature depends on fractions - like 2/4 time or 6/8 time - and rhythm includes decimals, as for dotted notes that are half again longer than the undotted notes.
One should, however, remember that dotted notes may, but do not always have to be, articulated in this manner.
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Lengthening the dotted note, resulting in shortening of the following upbeat, is the salient feature of the `jerky style'.
Bach's rules for the duration of an appoggiatura before a dotted note.
For example, in the issue of assimilating dotted notes to triplets, where C.
A word of caution: in this Mensurstrich-based approach, long or dotted notes extending into a new line are not indicated at the start of that line.