Pulse and rhythm

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by alant, Sep 8, 2012.

  1. alant

    alant Pianissimo User

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    Can someone please define the differance between pulse and rhythm. I take it pulse is the meter setting ie 3/4. Many thanks
     
  2. Mark_Kindy

    Mark_Kindy Mezzo Forte User

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    Pulse is the beat, where it lays. A rhythm is how music/notes is/are arranged in relation to the pulse. So pulse (1,2,3,4), rhythm (1+2 3e a4+ )
     

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