The "time-step" and "break" must be perfectly timed to the syncopated rhythm.
He is about to give us something American: to sing and dance to syncopated melody.
If you can set his work to syncopated time he seems never to tire of it.
Upstairs a piano took up the refrain in a thin, syncopated echo.
Every voice was independent, and syncopated as were the rhythms.
It was ...