Percussion and Songs of Brazil | Bahia Notes
Welcome to the notes page for the Bahian block of my course. Here you can find all the videos I've made for your viewing pleasure as well as the PDF document for the block. Click/tap the icon below to download the PDF
Videos + Extra resources for Candomble
Jon Hardeman - His website has an in-depth write up about Candomblé and his youtube channel features many rhythms
Os Tincoãs - Their beautiful albums can be found on youtube, here is their self titled 1973 album
Example songs for Oxum
Videos + Extra resources for Samba Reggae
Banda Dida Feminina - here they are playing the standard Samba Reggae groove I notated in the PDF. (4)
Bloco Fogo Azul NYC - they have a blog post about the bloco afros which is really comprehensive
Alegria Geral - Olodum, the example song.
Below: 2-3 Samba Reggae + different repique patterns.
2-3 Samba Reggae example coming later this week.
Videos + Extra resources for Axé
Videos + Extra resources for Contemporary Music
Pagodao groove example for all instruments coming soon.
Lucro (Descomprimindo) - Baiana System - example song