Although 4/4 is by far the most common time signature, another popular choice for music through the ages and including the modern day is 6/8. Why is this time signature distinctive, how does it work, and how can you learn to hear and play it? That’s what we’ll be digging into in this 6/8 tutorial.

Have you struggled to understand time signatures in music? Wondered why a piece is written in 4/4 instead of 2/2, or if a composer using 6/8