In almost the same way that
you created an accompaniment, we are now going to add a rhythm.
Click on the first bar in the rhythm array
(green area). The rhythm definition window opens. Select "Loop1"
in the list of available rhythms and confirm
The "Loop1" rhythm has been inserted in
the rhythm array, but only for the first bar. As you did before, extend
this rhythm to cover the four bars of your tune.
Play the tune
: your rhythm is heard with the music.
Rhythms are played only when the "Rhythms
active" icon (tune playing floating palette) is selected
We have just skimmed through the numerous harmonizing
features available in Harmony Assistant. Note however that rhythm and
arrays can be enlarged in height to create several lines that will be
We advise you to load and carefully examine the
are invited to view the "Creating automatic accompaniments and rhythms
from a melody with Harmony Assistant" video
tutorial. ("Windows>Tutorials" menu in the program).