The World Beat Rhythms series explores rhythmic styles from different regions of the world. The hybrid compositions and rhythms in this book and CD package are influenced by the popular Samba, Olodum, and Baiao styles of Brazil. All levels.
Photographs of each percussion instrument
Instruction on techniques used to play each instrument
Rhythm indexes played at different tempos
Audio examples of each rhythm demonstrated on their respective instruments
The Cd contains demonstration and play-along tracks that can be used when learning and practicing the examples. Play along with a 30-piece percussion ensemble with drumset and bass. The World Beat Rhythms series can be used by studenst who want to teach themselves, or by music educators for private or group instruction.
...a great asset to all music educators and band directors to get their orchestras, band ensembles, and students of all ages grooving together. Joe Porcaro