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International And African Instruments For Modern Music

A good number of music groups at schools, community centers, and churches use children's musical instruments to help kids develop their artistic passi.
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The Influence of African Music Around the World | My First Blog

The Influence of African Music Around the World | My First Blog | African Music | Scoop.it
Two such artists, Shakira and Toubab Krewe have undoubtedly been affected by African music and artists such as Freshlyground and Golden Sounds. The style of Africa, including the instruments, playing style, claps, dancing ...
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A-Z Of African Guitar | MusicRadar.com

A-Z Of African Guitar | MusicRadar.com | African Music | Scoop.it
Ever since that influx, the fusion of Western guitars with traditional African instruments, rhythmic structures and musical styles has created some of the most vibrant, exciting and original music you're ever likely to wrap your ...
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IMRAN AHMAD (2012) « KQEK.com (zippy Mobile edition)

Mining his own interests in Indian and African instruments and harmonics, Ahmad's music brings new life to a genre that's been restricted by too many familiar sounds, although the film's West African setting seemed to beckon ...
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Polyrhythms – 3 on 2 and Basic Understanding |

Polyrhythms – 3 on 2 and Basic Understanding | | African Music | Scoop.it
What is a polyrhythm? Well, “poly” means “many” and “rhythm” means “rhythm” (duh!), therefore, the word polyrhythm literally means “many rhythms”. So, if we want to execute a polyrhythm, that means that we'll be playing ...
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The Influence of African Drumming and its Instruments | HiTech ...

The Influence of African Drumming and its Instruments | HiTech ... | African Music | Scoop.it
The Influence of African Drumming and its Instruments. Monday, April 30, 2012 Jimmy. Sub-Saharan African music exhibits a strong rhythm, exhibiting common characteristics in the numerous regions of this vast territory.
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Ceremonial African Drums | yourfreeblogpromotion.com

Ceremonial African Drums | yourfreeblogpromotion.com | African Music | Scoop.it
In various African tribal traditions drums have played a ceremonial role. Though there are many different sounds and styles of African instruments across geographic areas, drums are played at celebrations, funerals, and ...
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The History of Afro-Peruvian Culture | Millionaire Article Directory

They developed the cajón, a wooden box that is one of the country's national instruments. It developed due to the fact that traditional African instruments like marimbas and drums were once banned. Africans started to use ...
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