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A from A to Z of percussion

A Abanico (Cuba) ‘fan’ Stylised roll played on the timbale to signify a change in the music. Acheré (Cuba) Small shaker made from metal, wood, gourd or coconut, used in Batá ensembles. Afuche/ Cabasa Beads over tube (pictured) Agogô (Brazil) … Continue reading


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