Scott Kettner offers the first in-depth English-language instructional book on the 400 year old traditions of Maracatu de Baque Virado. Co authored with Aaron Shafer-Haiss and Michele Nascimento.
"Maracatu for Drumset and Percussion" explores the traditional Brazilian rhythms of Maracatu de Baque Virado, which are deeply rooted in the Candomblé religion but have expanded to provide the rhythmic framework for a particularly exciting style of music. Author Scott Kettner explores every aspect of this dynamic genre, including: instruments of Maracatu de Baque Virado, changing traditions of maracatu, traditional and contemporary maracatu manifestations, drumset applications, New Orleans mambo, and more.
In addition to the musical portion, the book features a thorough exploration of the history, culture, and significance of Maracatu de Baque Virado.
The book explores the rhythms and styles from some of the most important traditional maracatu groups in Brazil. and comes with a CD of listening examples and 98 play-along tracks is included.
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Publisher: Hal Leonard
Release Date: 07/25/2013
Inventory #HL 06620170