The Rhythmic Construction of World Music
Featuring Steve Thornton
Percussion - Drum DVD
In this DVD, Steve Thornton explores the various rhythmic elements involved in world music. He discusses how to create a rhythm section for four separate world music tunes, in addition to detailing four different rhythms: samba, 6/8, calypso, and inang. See and hear exactly how each musician's part interacts with each other, and how to "color" songs with a vast array of percussion instruments. This DVD helps to introduce popular Latin rhythms and offers exciting performance advice. A great instructional tool for educators and professional musicians alike!