downbeat

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the first beat of a musical measure (as the conductor's arm moves downward)

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I developed DownBeats to give sonic enthusiasts like me a way to continue to enjoy the live music they love and hear it the way it was intended," said Alemli.
Packaged in a convenient and durable anodized aluminum carrying case that easily clips onto keys, belts or bags, DownBeats retail for $9.
The band grew out of a group called the Del Alan Rockers, and hopes were that Del Barry and the Downbeats would go far.
This practice technique establishes the student's security in starting a work on downbeats of measures.