CENAS BRASILEIRAS 1 and 2 (for percussion quartet)

Opus #3

for percussion quartet

In two movements: Baião and Samba. Two very enjoyable pieces that introduce some of the main Brazilian rhythms for beginners. The percussion/drumset part can be played by several players.

Level: Beginner

Duration: 6 min.

Setup: Percussion Quartet (Mallets and percussion)

Available in: Hard copy

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Program Note

I) Baião – After samba, the baiao is the most popular rhythm played in Brazil. It is performed by a trio consisting in accordion, bass drum and triangle.

II) Frevo is the carnival music from Northeastern Brazil. This frantic dance is traditionally played in the streets by brass and percussion instruments.

CENAS BRASILEIRAS 1 and 2 (for percussion quartet)

Available in hard copy through the major percussion sellers.
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