quarter note

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Synonyms for quarter note

a musical note having the time value of a quarter of a whole note


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7) In the early days, the Dubliners would perform it relatively slowly (120-130 bpm) and lyrically, with the four crotchet rests in bar 4 of the refrain punctuated only by a lightly finger-picked banjo and lilting whistle (Figure 1).
By 1974 the pace had increased to 174 bpm, the triple-time rhythm was accentuated, and the audience was gleefully filling the four crotchet rests with handclaps(8) 'The Wild Rover', as we know it, was born.