Drumming For The Gods Studies In Latin America & Car

Temple University Press - Drumming For The Gods Studies In Latin America & Car - A history of felipe garcia villamil, Afro-Cuban artist and practitioner of sacred drumming, whose music has survived both political and personal upheaval. Through his experiences, political, it examines the interaction between social, economic and cultural forces and the individual's actions.





Orin Orisa: Songs for Selected Heads English and Yoruba Edition

Yoruba Theological Archminstry - Book by mason, John Used book in Good Condition.





The Yoruba God of Drumming: Transatlantic Perspectives on the Wood That Talks

University Press of Mississippi - From scholars and practitioners, a collaborative collection about the power of the orisha of drumming Used book in Good Condition.





Fernando Ortiz on Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban Culture Studies In Latin America & Car

Temple University Press - These essays on afro-cuban expressive culture, music and dance are now available for the first time in English. Ortiz’s writings are accompanied by an extended introduction that contextualizes the author’s life, intellectual influences, and collaborators as well as his fieldwork and interviews. Although he helped establish the field of Afro-diasporic studies, his writings are still relatively unknown to the English-speaking world.

Fernando Ortiz on Music: Selected Writing on Afro-Cuban Culture Studies In Latin America & Car - Fernando ortiz 1881–1969 is recognized as one of the most influential Latin American authors of the twentieth century. In fernando ortiz on music, accomplished ethnomusicologist Robin Moore has collected and translated an essential selection of Ortiz’s publications. This comprehensive anthology, which includes examples of his early scholarship as well as publications from the 1940s and ’50s, extends the life and legacy of this important and under-known scholar of Latin American and Caribbean music.

Contributors include: david garcia, sarah Lahasky, Susan Thomas, Cary Peñate, and the editor Used book in Good Condition. Fernando ortiz on music also charts the writer’s changing views of black heritage through the years.





Carlos Aldama's Life in Batá: Cuba, Diaspora, and the Drum

Indiana University Press - Indiana University Press. For the enslaved yoruba, batá rhythms helped sustain the religious and cultural practices of a people that had been torn from its roots. This book recounts the life story of carlos aldama, one of the masters of the batá drum, and through that story traces the history of batá culture as it traveled from Africa to Cuba and then to the United States.

By sharing his stories, aldama and his student Umi Vaughan bring to light the techniques and principles of batá in all its aspects and document the tensions of maintaining a tradition between generations and worlds, old and new. Batá identifies both the two-headed, singing, hourglass-shaped drum of the Yoruba people and the culture and style of drumming, and dancing associated with it.

Carlos Aldama's Life in Batá: Cuba, Diaspora, and the Drum - Used book in Good Condition. Aldama, maintains the link with this tradition forged through his mentor Jesus Pérez Oba Ilu, as guardian of Afro-Cuban music and as a Santería priest, who was himself the connection to the preserved oral heritage of the older generation. The book includes rare photographs and access to downloadable audio tracks.





Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide: CANDOMBLÉ

Alfred Music 98-37061 - Afro-Brazilian Percussion Guide: CANDOMBLÉ - Salvador, bahia, brazil is an important cradle of Afro-Brazilian culture, and home to musical styles that form the bedrock of much of today's popular sounds. In this book, author kirk brundage gives the reader a special and intimate glimpse into the sacred rhythms of the Afro-Brazilian religion of Candomblé, a historical overview, providing context, and practical information on playing the rhythms.

Afro-brazilian percussion guide contains a huge amount of information and would be of great value to high school and university instructors interested in starting Brazilian Percussion ensembles. Modern drummer Used book in Good Condition. Indiana University Press.





Principles of Bata Drumming V1

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - This book is unique because: 1 it introduces a novel, to the point, and 2 it is straightforward, uncomplicated notation designed by the author, which shatters the perceived difficulties associated with bata drumming, and remarkably implementable. The author is cuban master percussionist Eugenio Arango, who has over 30 years of experience teaching orchestral and fokloric percussion in Cuba and performing around the world.

Principles of Bata Drumming V1 - This is an instructional book designed to teach the fundamentals of bata drumming through transcriptions of patterns toques used in afro-Cuban folkloric music. Used book in Good Condition. Indiana University Press. This book is intended for musicians that want to learn the patterns associated with each of the three bata drums, and how such patterns align in the toques presented.