Triplets in Music

 TRIPLETS in MUSIC

Triplets in music are a group of three notes, or notes and rests that are played in the same time as two notes of the same value.

Triplets are only found in simple time.

They can look like this…

Triplets in music. Explanation and free download!

More about TRIPLETS in MUSIC

  • If the notes of the triplet are not beamed, then a bracket and a 3 is used to show that the three notes are in fact a triplet.
  • If the notes of the triplet are beamed, then the bracket is not needed, only the 3.
  • If three of the same notes do not have a 3, then it is not a triplet.

TRIPLETS Anchor Chart

Triplets in music. Explanation and free download!

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