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Rest for () Beats
File:RestBlock.gif
Category Sound
Type Stack

The Rest for () beats block stops sounds for the number of beats specified.

Notation

Unlike sheet music, the block uses number values to determine the beats. This table shows the beat number values for the most common rests in the most common time signatures, interpreted in the most basic way.

WholeRest.png HalfRest.png QuarterRest.png 8thRest.png 16thRest.png
TimeSig4.png 4 2 1 0.5 0.25
TimeSig8.png 8 4 2 1 0.5
TimeSig2.png 2 1 0.5 0.25 0.125

Common Uses

  • Songs made with blocks
  • A pause in sound effects
  • A music generator