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Digya

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 2:47 94 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Percussion, Marimba, Stringed
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Is good. A little more melodic than most.

Grooving, Mystical


Slow Heat

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 3:42 58 BPM (Largo - Very Slow)
Instruments: Percussion, Marimba
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Very simple polyrhythms and polymelodies.

Bright, Calming, Relaxed


Dubakupado

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 3:33 115 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Percussion, Marimba
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Named for the sound of the final cadence. This is a nice solid grooving piece - light on polyrhythm - for 8 percussionists.

Grooving


At The Shore

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 0:38 81 BPM (Andante - Medium Speed)
Instruments: French Horn, Choir, Percussion
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A mixture of African vocal chants and Caribbean-styled percussion and bass guitar makes you long for your hammock. The piece is relaxing and gets you in the mood for ?Island Time? - where the troubles of the world melt away in the ocean breeze.

Bright, Calming


Tafi Maradi

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 2:39 133 BPM (Allegro - Pretty Fast)
Instruments: Percussion, Voice
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Percussion beats and shakers instantly make your feet tap, involving you in the tribal experience of ritual kinship. Three sets of call-and-response chanting slide into the forefront of the beat, interspersed with rapid djembe solos to the ending when the dust finally settles.

Bouncy, Grooving, Uplifting


Tafi Maradi no voice

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 2:39 133 BPM (Allegro - Pretty Fast)
Instruments: Percussion
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Percussion beats and shakers instantly make your feet tap, involving you in the tribal experience of ritual kinship. Three sets of call-and-response chanting slide into the forefront of the beat, interspersed with rapid djembe solos to the ending when the dust finally settles.

Bouncy, Grooving, Uplifting


Night Cave

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 1:50 104 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Kalimba, Marimba, Percussion
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Loose groove with a nice active bell part, and an overloud kalimba.

Calming, Grooving, Mystical, Relaxed


Infados

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 3:52 104 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Kalimba, Percussion, Basses, Marimba
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Thins out at 1:30, then adds in and accelerates, dropping back down for another build. Abrupt ending.

Eerie, Mystical, Relaxed, Unnerving


Monkoto

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 1:16 156 BPM (Allegro - Pretty Fast)
Instruments: Marimba, Percussion, Bass Clarinet, Clarinet
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Clashing time signatures, but a cohesive piece.

Dark, Grooving, Mysterious


Artifact

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 3:31 116 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Percussion, Marimba, Kalimba, Guitar, Choir
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Interesting multi-layered blend of percussion rhythms and acoustic guitar, which foreshadows the choir.

Grooving, Dark, Mystical


Whimsy Groove

Genre: African Collection: African
Time: 4:21 105 BPM (Moderato - A Bit Fast)
Instruments: Percussion, Marimba
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Lighter and more fun small drum ensemble. Tumba, Conga, Quinto, Bells, and lots of Marimba.

Bouncy, Driving, Bright


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