October 2014

Cut to the Chase

The U.S. Marine Band plays Sousa, plus more audio and video from the October 2014 Techniques lesson on playing in cut time.

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New: Starting this month, we’ve made our music examples downloadable in both MIDI and Notion Music formats. Click the Notion Logo on the left to begin the download, or scroll down for the MIDI files.

MIDI Files

Listen to examples from the October issue’s Techniques column, or download the MIDI files into your own notation program or DAW.

Cut Time Performance Video

Watch performances of marches, bluegrass, and classical music in  the 2/2 time signature.