Understanding Time Signatures in Music

While playing a song, there are multiple factors that affect the vibe it gives out such as the chord progression, scales used, phrasing and so on.  But a lot can change when you tweak the rhythm. A song can sometimes have a beautiful melody and a lovely chord progression to complement it but still may not connect as well to the listener as it could have perhaps because the composer did not pay as much attention to the rhythm.   The rhythm of a piece is a key factor in setting the desired mood for the listener. While the tempo does significantly affect the mood as well, the beat or rather the pulse at which the song plays a much bigger …

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