Figurenotes rhythm is straightforward and literal. The note is as long as it looks.


 This means that people using Figurenotes can play together with those using conventional notation.

A four beat bar looks like this:

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We can add notes like this:

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Each Figurenotes shape is a one beat note.

Can you see that one shape has a tail? That means you continue the sound. The tail lasts as long as the note should.

These squashed notes are taking up half a beat each:

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Blank bars are rests. There is no note, so we don’t play. We wait and count the number of beats.

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