Composite Synthesis Review
You may want to review the video below from Rhythm Reading 101 about Composite Synthesis.
Up to this point, all of the rhythm patterns we have looked at have been 2-4 measures long. You can think of these as short sentences. Now, you will be reading longer, more complicated sentences. You will also need to recognize the meter without being explicitly told. This skill is called Composite Synthesis.
Reading Longer Rhythm Patterns in 2/4, 4/4, 6/8, 3/4 and Cut Time
Download the worksheet, and, following the steps outlined above, read the longer rhythm patterns using rhythm syllables.