Rhythm Cup Explorations 2 - super fun cup tapping rhythm exercises for music students from composecreate.com

32 pages of non-stop fun that includes 6 pages full of dotted quarter note cup tapping!

Free Dotted Quarter Note Rhythm Worksheets

Dotted Quarter Notes

Dotted Quarter Notes – LH steady

Free Eighth Note Rhythm Worksheets

Eighth Notes 1

Eighth Notes 2

Eighth Notes 3-9 – Click the green button to get all the eighth note rhythm worksheets PLUS a sample of the popular Rhythm Menagerie and Rhythm Cup Explorations!

Eighth Notes 2-Handed 1 (Can be used as duet too!)

Eighth Notes 2-Handed 2 (Can be used as duet too!)

Eighth Notes 2-Handed 3 (Can be used as duet too!)

Free Hemiola Rhythm Worksheets

Hemiola 1

Hemiola 2

More hemiola rhythm worksheets are included in the Rhythm Cup Explorations 2 book!

Music Progressions Rhythm Worksheets

Level A Rhythms

Rhythm Cup Explorations 1 - Students are loving this and many of the other rhythm books on composecreate.com!

The original Rhythm Cup Explorations that includes something for all ages and levels of students!

Level 1 Rhythms

Level 2 Rhythms

Level 3 Rhythms

Level 4 Rhythms

Level 5 Rhythms

Level 6 Rhythms

Level 7 Rhythms

Level 8 Rhythms

Level 9 Rhythms

Level 10 Rhythms

Compound Meter Rhythm Worksheets

Six Eight Timing Level 1

Six Eight Timing Level 2

More compound meter rhythms that are a whole lot more fun can be found in Rhythm Cup Explorations 2!

Miscellaneous Free Rhythm Worksheets

Rhythm and Beat Duet

Polyrhythm Exercise

Sixteenth Notes


Free Triple Meter Rhythm Worksheets

There triple meter rhythm worksheet are pretty random and remember that random rhythms are not very fun or motivating to practice! But you’ll find much more motivating triple meter rhythms in the Rhythm Cup Explorations 2 book! I promise you that they are tons more fun, but read the testimonials from classroom music teachers and piano teachers in the reviews on the Rhythm Cup Explorations 2 page!

Triple Time 1

Random rhythm drills are killing practice

You must know the truth!

Triple Time 2

Triple Time 3

Triple Time 4 (Eighths)

Triple Time 5 (Eighths plus rests)

Triple Time 6 (Eighths plus rests)

Free Triplet Rhythm Worksheets

You can also find more triplet rhythm worksheets in the Rhythm Manipulations book and the Rhythm Cup Explorations 1 book!


Triplet and Eighths

rhythm menagerie manipulationsThe free worksheets are above, but if you are searching for a reliable way of improving your students’ rhythm, please take a look at Rhythm Menagerie and Rhythm Manipulations today! Rhythm Menagerie is an exciting, reproducible resource that features fun activities to explore new rhythmic concepts. Rhythm Menagerie is much more than just a set of your typical clapping exercises!  Each unit showcases a unique animal and often incorporates some of the fun antics of that animal in the student’s activities. Students will learn about the crazy looking Tarsier, the beautiful Wingtipped Nightjar, the Jerboa Jumping Mouse, the Javan Flying Frog and much more!  This 92 page resource is guaranteed to be much more exciting than these select exercises!