Jembe Gems, Easy Solos for Jembe.

Jembe Gems

by Kenne Thomas
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Binding:Spiral bound for easy stand layout
Pages:47 of duple and triple meter jembe solo patterns
Size:8 1/2" X 11" / 21.6 cm X 27.9 cm
Price:$14.95 + Shipping

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Mpulse Drummers live performance at the Walker Art Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

The patterns herein are designed for a person to use to improvise, or solo over group rhythms, ones commonly done on hand drums in drum circles and gatherings. A person's knowledge of basic rhythms and playing technique is taken for granted since it would be a prerequisite to being in that particular performance situation. Knowing how to play correctly is important. Learning from a qualified teacher is suggested to attain proper hand drum technique. Click here to view selected pages from the book.

  • Easy solo cadences for beginners, intermediate players and casual drummers.
  • Syncopated jembe solos in 2/4, 4/4, 3/4, and 6/8 meter.
  • Full usage of all standard jembe tonal techniques.
  • Group rhythm patterns for school ensembles, drum circles and drumming gatherings.

Jembe Gems Selected Pages

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