The Half Rest


  1. A rest marks a place of silence.
  2. Instead of playing notes, we count the rest.

Counting the Half Rest

  1. 2 clicks/counts are equal to 1 half rest.
  2. 1 half rest is equal to 2 quarter rests.
  1. There are 4 clicks per measure.
  2. The red number is the beginning of the half rest.
  3. The blue number is the remaining beat of the half rest.