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(Rhumba, etc)

Cultural Context

Sound Samples



ADR (wav)
NP Exchange (dbf)

ADR (practice cd)

Larry Morris

NP Exchange

Note! Many of the above references have moved to new locations:
R Clark , M Wall / Cross Reference , WAP , Djembe Boom , ADR

The notation for this rhythm may consist of parts, signals, breaks and solos.
You are welcome to add anything that makes this notation more complete!

You are also welcome to suggest additional links for the external resource section above!

Djembe b--tb---b-s-b---
Djembe b-----ttb-b---tt *
Djembe b---t-t-b---t-t-
Bass D--D--S---D-D-S-
Bell H-HHH-H-H-H-H-H-
Signal f-tt-t-tt-ttt---

These parts for Rumba are all taken from African Drum Rhythms Practice CD 8 (linked above). It is an excellent rhythms for beginners to start with, as each part is very easy to play even at a high tempo. Notice that the second djembe part begins with a lead-in.
Lennart Hallstrom, Sweden <lennart.hallstrom@djembe.net>
Visit my website at: www.djembe.net

(The above notation is the lastest entry!)

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