Sightreading

Posted by: Michael Bates on September 7, 2009 @ 12:47 pm
Filed under: Michael Bates (Artist Thoughts)

Guitarist Matt Stevens just let me know about this ultra nerdy website called practicesightreading.com.  It’s a good one.  You can enter in different levels of mixed meters, compound meters, odd meters and then generate up to 99 bars of musical mayhem to apply to your daily practice routine…. here’s an example of one I came up with.  Have fun…

5 Comments

  1. […] 1 votes vote Sightreading Guitarist Matt Stevens just let me know about this ultra nerdy website called […]

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  2. An unintentional but handy part of this generator is that it wraps measures across lines! Like reading hand-copied show books, where the copyist didn’t realize how much space was needed.

    Comment by Randy Wong — September 7, 2009 @ 3:08 pm

  3. aw jeez.

    hey – is it possible to remove the parenthetical meter subdivisions?

    Comment by Dave Douglas — September 7, 2009 @ 4:05 pm

  4. […] grateful to Greenleaf’s Michael Bates for drawing my attention to practicesightreading.com, an incredibly cool random rhythm generator […]

    Pingback by Now, did you fall at first sight or did you need a shove? | Jazz Music Blog — September 7, 2009 @ 7:06 pm

  5. awesome!!

    Comment by dave chisholm — September 8, 2009 @ 7:25 am

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