Asked in Lyrics and Sheet Music
How many beats in a quaver?
There is 1/2 beat in a quaver, in 4/4 time. A quaver is the same as an 'eighth note' in the American notation. There are 8 quavers in a semi breve (whole note). actually the quaver is 1 beat because the semi breve is 4 beats in simple terms theres 1/2 beats in a quaver ...
Asked in Music
Is Quaver a music note?
Yes, actually. It is 1/2 a beat. Here is most of the musical notes and how many beats they are: breve: 8 beats semi-breve: 4 beats minim: 2 beats crotchet: 1 beat QUAVER: 1/2 beat semi-quaver: 1/4 beat demi-semi quaver: 1/8 beat hemi-demi-semi quaver: 1/16 beat I'm not sure how much further it goes! ...