Afro-Cuban Genre Drum Lessons
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PDF doc: Timelines, Clave Rhythms, Guidelines
Video: Cross-stick Muted & Open Tones
Video: Rhumba using a Cross-Stick on Snare Drum
Video: Bossa Nova & Mambo played by Alvin
The Cha-Cha-Cha rhythm is basically a flat swing: 1_2+3_4+ :
Afro-Cuban – ChaChaCha – YouTube Playlist
See 1 basic drum-set beat above
Video: Here’s another way to play it on the Ride. Note the 1/4 Ride to simulate the Cowbell, but adding 3+ in 2nd bar
Video: Drum-set imitation of Percussion
Video: Drum-set Play-along to get more ideas
Video: Percussion backing track at 120 bpm in 2-Bar Phrases: The Guiro rasp is on 1 and 1 & 3. Crash is on 2.
Video: Percussion backing track at 125 bpm. The Guiro rasp is on 1.
Video: Percussion layers until 3:28 when all in
Video: Watch Poncho Sanchez build the Cha-Cha-Cha with his band
Video: Music backing track loop in G
Video: Slow – Poncho Sanchez’ Besame Mucho
Video: Slow – Poncho Sanchez’ Subway Harry
Video: Ballroom Dance hit – Cha Charanga
Video: Pop-Rock – Coldplay’s ‘Clocks’
Video: Pop-Rock – One Direction’s ‘What Make You Beautiful’
Video: Pop-Rock – Pitbull’s ‘Timber’
Video: Pop-Rock-Dance Remix – Fifth Harmony’s ‘Work From Home’
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