This is the most comprehensive book/DVD package on Afro-Peruvian percussion ever published.
- The book contains music charts with the specific rhythms played by the cajon, congas, cowbell, bongos, cajita and quijada as well as bass and guitar parts for all the styles of Peruvian music.
- Then the various rhythms are shown being adapted to the drum set, with or without other percussion instruments playing.
- The enclosed 85 min. DVD contains beautifully-filmed instruction on each percussion instrument and the drum set too. In addition, the main styles are played by a great Afro-Peruvian rhythm section, featuring Hector Morales, Oscar Stagnaro, etc.
- Valuable history of the development of Afro-Peruvian music is also given, including numerous photos.
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Hector Morales is a Peruvian drummer/percussionist, composer, recording artist and educator.
Hector's credits include performances with some of the masters of the Afro-Peruvian tradition including "Maestro" Carlos Hayre, Julio "Chocolate" Algendones as well as, from the Jazz and Latin Jazz world, the legendary saxophonist Oliver Lake and Grammy Award winning bassist Oscar Stagnaro. Hector has performed at international venues such as the National Museum of Peru, the Society of Musicians and Composers of Chile Auditorium, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, the Jerusalem Music Festival, and Festival du Monde Arabe de Montreal, among others, and has been featured in different videos produced by the Latin Percussion Company (LP) and Congahead.
Hector has been Pachamama Peruvian Arts' cajon and Afro-Peruvian percussion instructor since it's inception on 2004 and has conducted master classes, residencies and interactive workshops on styles of percussion from around the world at public and private schools, Lincoln Center, the Brooklyn Children's Museum, the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York University, The New Jersey Music Educators Conference and the Face to Face conference.
The most extensive book on Peruvian percussion to date. This book/DVD package is a gold mine of information on Peruvian music
MARK WALKER (drummer with Oregon and Paquito D'Rivera, author of "World Jazz Drumming" and Professor of Percussion at Berklee College of Music) --Private correspondence
Hector has found a perfect methodological language where any musician in the world can learn Afro-Peruvian rhythms.
JUAN MEDRANO COTITO (cajon player with "Susana Baca" and "La Voz del Cajon") --Private correspondence
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Book Description Sher Music Co, 2012. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: Brand New. 100 pages. 10.90x0.30x8.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __1883217725
Book Description Sher Music Co, 2012. Spiral-bound. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1883217725