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Maestro Lázaro Galarraga
Founding member of the Conjunto Folklórico Nacional de Cuba
Once you have this book on Afro-Cuban percussion, you don’t need another one. This book has everything!
Principal Percussionist, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Faculty at The Juilliard School
The Afro-Cuban Handbook by master percussionist Javier Díaz is a thorough and inclusive instruction guide and reference resource for Afro-Cuban conga, bongo and timbale technique.
This is one of the must-have books for anyone with a serious interest in Afro-Cuban percussion playing.
The Afro-Cuban Percussion Handbook
The Afro-Cuban Percussion Handbook contains transcriptions of traditional Afro-Cuban rhythms as well as many exercises for the development of congas, timbales, and bongos technique. Fully notated, this book can be used by percussionists of all levels.