Secondary Beat

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Ewe Drumming - Cross-rhythmic Structure - 3:2 (hemiola)
... The cycle of two or four beats are the main beat scheme, while the triple beat scheme is secondary ... Ladzekpo states "The term secondary beat scheme refers to a component beat scheme of a cross rhythm other than the main beat scheme ... In a similar manner as a main beat, each secondary beat is distinguished by measuring off a distinct number of pulsations ...

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