Counting Eighth Note Triplets

Intermediate Lessons

Learn How To Count Eighth Note Triplets On The Piano!

Now I'm going to talk about eighth note triplets. There are three eighth note triplets played in the span of a quarter note. If you turn on your metronome, every click will represent a quarter note. LIsten to the metronome for a bit to get a good sense of the cadence and then play three notes for every click of the metronome. There will be 12 eighth note triplets in a 4/4 time measure.

You can also start practicing counting 8th notes .