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Roma Brass Band

A Roma Gypsy brass band performing in a club gig.  The clip is short and imperfect in quality, but functions as a funky example.

Twinkle, Twinkle
Variations on Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star by Mozart.

“Alphabet Song”
Performed by celebrities on Sesame Street.


“Cielito Lindo Huasteco”
An example of Meter: Mariachi Vargas

“So What”
A popular tune by Pink, which is a good example of meter.

Irish Jigs
Performed by the Sean Normal Ceili Band.

“I Want You To”
Another example of meter in a song by Weezer.  Commercial plays before video.


“I Feel Good”
A famous James Brown tune with a particularly catchy rhythmic example.

Sitar Alap
An example of free rhythm.