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Re: syncopation



> > > 	Glad you had a nice time.  Syncopation is when the notes don't 

> > actually, syncopation is when the accent falls on normally weak beats...

> Maybe I am wrong in saying this, maybe I am not, but it seems like people 
> are trying to one up each other, and to a person who reads these 
> postings, this seems a little inane and childish. The fact is that Jon 

Exactly.  And besides, syncopation is not "when" anything.  You guys
gotta learn how to properly define things :)
You might consider saying "syncopation refers to a rhythm in which the
notes...."  or "syncopation OCCURS when..."

One up-ing everybody,

roderick

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