This figure compared to the master figure
The second and the third
Usage of this figure
This figure was very rarely used until recently.
It is very rarely found in classical music.
With its unexpected start and its final long note, it leaves a feeling of imbalance; this figure is a major musical anapest.
It was introduced at the beginning of the twentieth century, but did not enter popular culture until the 1970s.
How to perform
A: Start by doing this rhythm, using the syllable "Ta".
B: Transform the first and fourth "Ta" into a "Tu".
C: Eliminate the "Tu".
Tempo 60 bpm
Tempo 75 bpm
Tempo 90 bpm