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Afro-Cuban Percussion Guide, Book 1


By Kirk Brundage

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Introduction. Composed by Kirk Brundage. Book; Method/Instruction; Percussion - Miscellaneous Educational Books and Manuals; Technique Musicianship. Latin; Multicultural; World. 76 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.98-37059).

Item Number: AP.98-37059

ISBN 0739068083. Latin; Multicultural; World.

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil is an important cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, and home to musical styles that form the bedrock of much of today's popular sounds. In this book, author Kirk Brundage offers a succinct yet comprehensive overview of the primary styles, from sacred to contemporary, providing historical context of the music and practical information on playing the rhythms.

"Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide contains a huge amount of information and would be of great value to high school and university instructors interested in starting Brazilian Percussion ensembles."

-Modern Drummer.