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Gig Savers: Afro-Cuban Rhythms Vol. 2

By Trevor Salloum

Percussion - Beginning
Composed by Trevor Salloum. Saddle-stitched, Rhythm/Backup. Gig Savers. Latin American. Book. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20330).

Item Number: MB.20330

ISBN 9780786672547. 5.5 x 8 inches.

Afro-Cuban Rhythms, Volume 2 is a collection of traditional rhythms ideal for a percussion ensemble or for the individual who wants to learn the authentic parts to each rhythm. All rhythms are easily adapted to conga drums and Afro-Cuban hand percussion. This series is presented in a brief, clear, and affordable manner. Volume 2 includes the rhythms of Bembe, Makuta, Yuka, Palo, Arara, Abakua (Havana), Abakua (Matanzas), Gaga, Vudu and Iyesa. These volumes are designed for intermediate to advanced levels and assume the reader has some basic understanding of percussion notation. This book is written by Mel Bay best selling author Trevor Salloum.

  • Introduction 
  • Bembe 
  • Makuta 
  • Yuka 
  • Palo 
  • Arara 
  • Abakua (Havana) 
  • Abakua (Matanzas) 
  • Gaga 
  • Vudu 
  • Iyesa 
  • About the Author 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

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  • 2011-06-22 00:00:00.0 Awesom

    great reference to clarify the correct rhythmic ideas for the correct pattern.

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