Hand and Ethnic Percussion Music, Methods and DVD/Video

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  • Bodhran: Beyond the Basics Book/CD Set - Bodhran Method
    Item # QIU309964
    | Mfg # 21884M
    | UPC # 796279112307
    This is the follow-up volume to Bodhrán: The Basics and is designed for those who want to improve their technique and expand their rhythmic repertoire. It contains exercises and solos in 4/4, 6/8, 3/4, and 9/8 time. The 568 one-measure exercises are designed to improve a player?s technical skill and demonstrate how to use the basic building blocks of rests, accents, rolls, and syncopation to create interesting and varied rhythmic patterns....
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  • Bongo Grooves for Beginners - DVD
    Item # DD1180
    | Mfg # 22235DVD
    | UPC # 796279112314
    Learning to play the bongos has never been easier than with this new DVD from Alan Dworsky, the award-winning author of "Conga Drumming" and "How to Play Djembe." Designed for the first-time hand drummer, this video teaches fun, funky grooves that fit with all kinds of music. The instruction is clear and step-by-step, with no boring exercises. Each pattern is taught with overhead and side views, and slow motion is used to help make sure every det...
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  • Learning the Tabla (Book/CD)
    Item # QIU240262
    | Mfg # 99062M
    | UPC # 796279036795
    The tabla, a hand drum which originated in India, has become very popular throughout the world. This method covers everything you need to know to learn to play the tabla, including the history and parts of the tabla, tuning and maintenance, positioning, basic exercises, and numerous techniques and patterns. A glossary is included to help the student decipher the many mnemonics and foreign terms which are essential to the tradition of the tabla. T...
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  • This DVD teaches 20 great grooves that fit with all kinds of music. It starts with a detailed demonstration of basic technique and features clear, step-by-step instruction throughout. Each pattern is shown in side view, player's eye view, and slow motion. And at the end of every lesson the patterns are played along with music. Along the way, your instructor Alan Dworsky explains basic rhythmic concepts in the user-friendly way that won him two DR...
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  • Conga and Bongo Drum in Jazz - Conga / Bongo - Book
    Item # QIU438509
    | Mfg # 30512
    | UPC # 9780786698028
    By Trevor Salloum. The first book ever published on how to play the conga and bongo drum in jazz. This text is an essential tool for band teachers and drummers playing Latin Percussion in jazz with special emphasis on swing. Includes chapters on history, description, tuning, position/posture, notation, strokes, rhythms, etc. Complete with photos, interviews, music transcriptions and video links. This much-needed text fills a niche in the applicat...
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  • All you need is one drum. It can be a Djembe, a conga, or anything else you can get both your hands on. Whether your goal is to play in a band, jam in the park, or just drum along with your favorite CD's, this book will show you how, step by step. This book is filled with great dance grooves. Many of them are adapted from drumset patterns used in rock, pop, and funk music. Others are based on traditional African or Afro-Cuban rhythms. You can pla...
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  • How to Play Djembe
    Item # QIU192648
    | Mfg # 99256BCD
    | UPC # 796279072106
    A complete, step-by-step, user friendly course! In addition to learning how to make all the basic strokes, you'll be learning interlocking parts for some of the most popular West African rhythms; Kuku, Djole, Kassa, Madan, Suku, Sunguru Bani and Thiba. The rhythms are written in simple charts, so no music reading is required. The CD gives you a chance to hear how each part sounds separately and how the parts for each rhythm fit together. Each rhy...
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  • Playing the Frame Drum - Softcover with CD
    Item # QIU376940
    | Mfg # 30390BCD
    | UPC # 9780786685776
    This book and accompanying audio show you how to play the frame drum using your fingers and hand surfaces. The method uses text, photographs, and the audio examples to demonstrate the various strokes and rhythms. Three ways of looking at rhythms are presented: Middle Eastern, Western and Balkan, with over 160 demonstrated rhythms.  by Bill WoodsProduct Number: 30390BCDFormat: Book/CD SetSkill Level: Intermediate-AdvancedNotation Type: Standa...
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  • Rhythm Encyclopedia - Drumset / Hand Drums - Softcover w/Online Audio
    Item # QIU438508
    | Mfg # 30559M
    | UPC # 9780786697847
    By Bill Woods. The Rhythm Encyclopedia is a collection of 6,561 different rhythms written in notation that can be used for drum set, conga, djembe, cajon, and any other drum that has a high tone and a low tone. It will provide many hours of practice for developing stick and foot independence for drum set drummers and hand independence for hand drummers. An invaluable resource for finding interesting and varied rhythms to add to your playing reper...
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  • School of Bongo Book/CD Set
    Item # QIU319732
    | Mfg # 22174BCD
    | UPC # 796279111379
    Destined to become a classic, School of Bongo is the author's fourth bongo book for Mel Bay, but first to seriously explore a variety of bongo patterns in contemporary music. This text begins with the basic Afro-Cuban patterns (Martillo , Afro, Bolero), but demonstrates over 300 rhythms including jazz, blues, rock, R&B reggae, bossa nova and samba. This book is ideally suited for the intermediate-advanced player. Rhythm patterns are demonstra...
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  • Absolute Beginners Bodhran DVD by Conor Long
    Item # DD590
    | Mfg # 634001
    | UPC # 687802108440
    This excellent instructional DVD is for anyone taking up the bodhrßn for the first time and who wants to start playing immediately. Learn to play your first basic strokes and accompany tunes. The DVD also features live stage performances featuring Irish performers Conor Long (bodhrßn), Gavin Ralston (guitar), and Paul McNevin (fiddle).
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  • Anyone Can Play Djembe by Paulo Mattioli, DVD
    Item # DD0261
    | Mfg # 21374DVD
    | UPC # 796279106368
    Play Djembe Now! Have FUN learning contemporary and traditional Djembe Rhythms World-renowned drummer educator Paulo Mattioli shares his special gift for empowering others on the drumming path. Paulo makes playing Djembe easy for anyone in this comprehensive DVD.
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