Reference Entry

Backbeat

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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A term applied to the second and fourth beats of a 4/4 or 12/8 bar; see Beat, §4(i).

Reference Entry.  23 words. 

Subjects: Music

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