Despite it’s East / African origin the Cuíca has become a genuine instrument in Brazil. As part of samba schools from the 1930's the Cuíca is present in various aspects of Brazilian music and became a tool with features typical of Brazil. It’s execution combines technical, swing and has a unique sound.
Tamborim de Prata - Original music by Sebastião Tapajós® 1973. Arrangement: Leandro Abreu