# What Is 16 Bars of Music?

16 bars in music basically means 16 units of time in music. A song usually has beats e.g, 1-2-3-4, 1-2-3-4 and each set of beats is called a bar. Hence, a song with 16 bars, with a 4 beat sequence would have 64 beats and you count 1-2-3-4 evenly as the song is played.
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