The Conga and Bongo Drum in Jazz

by Trevor Salloum
$16.50
sku: 02-30512
The first book ever published on how to play the conga and bongo drum in jazz - an essential tool for band teachers and drummers playing Latin Percussion with an emphasis on swing. Includes chapters on history, tuning, position/posture, notation, strokes, rhythms, more. Photos, interviews, music transcriptions and video links are also provided. Special features include archival photos, a rare interview with legendary jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell, online video with Candido and Bobby Sanabria, and a comprehensive discography of over 100 listings including Chano Pozo, Ray Barretto, Armando Peraza, Willie Bobo, Luis Miranda, Patato Valdez, Willie Rodriguez, Tata Guines, more. 92 pp.   More Details...
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The first book ever published on how to play the conga and bongo drum in jazz - an essential tool for band teachers and drummers playing Latin Percussion with an emphasis on swing. Includes chapters on history, tuning, position/posture, notation, strokes, rhythms, more. Photos, interviews, music transcriptions and video links are also provided. Special features include archival photos, a rare interview with legendary jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell, online video with Candido and Bobby Sanabria, and a comprehensive discography of over 100 listings including Chano Pozo, Ray Barretto, Armando Peraza, Willie Bobo, Luis Miranda, Patato Valdez, Willie Rodriguez, Tata Guines, more. 92 pp.