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Latin percussion

Percussion (latin percussion)

— the term defines not included in the installation of percussion instruments (bongos, tambourine, guiro, kabatza, kameso, castanets, congas, maracas, pandeira, reco-reco, choke, etc.), on which play the musicians who are involved in parties or special guest artists.

The application of these tools is characteristic of some styles of modern jazz (Afro-Cuban jazz, bossa nova, jazz, rock, etc.), as well as for dance and pop music.

Acoustic drum

Acoustic drum

Musical instruments in which sound is extracted by means of the blow.

Depending on the acoustic vibrator percussion share on membranophons, the sound source of which is a membrane, and idiophones make sound by itself.

Percussion are with a certain pitch (vibraphone, xylophone, timpani), and indeterminate pitch (drum, bongos, tambourine, maracas, cymbals, triangle). In contrast to using percussion in other musical genres, in jazz, it merged into a drum kit being played by one performer.

Percussion

Percussion

It usually includes: bass drum, snare drum, tom-toms, cymbals andcharleston. Depending on the nature of the executive music in drum kit can additionally be administered any other P. At percussion included in the drums, playing with sticks, brooms, and sometimes mallets striking the snare drum, tom-volumes, charlestonor plates.

Feet set in motion the pedals Charlestonand bass drum. Such a rational distribution of functions creates tremendous opportunities for the performer. Sometimes a band or orchestra invited another musician playing the tambourine, castanets, maracas, that is, those percussion that are not included in the drum kit.

Often, these responsibilities take on parties not involved in the performers. The introduction of additional P. typical for certain styles of modern jazz. Some like to use 50 different acoustic drum With rare exceptions, they are used in ensembles and orchestras of all styles, which operates mainly accompanying feature. For traditional jazz and swing technique is characterized fill out, based on a uniform accentuation. Carrier rate here is the big drum.

Acoustic drum

Acoustic drum

In modern jazz developed technique fill in, which is typical for the accentuation of individual sounds and phrases, improvised solo. For this purpose, tom-toms, large and small drums are used and basic rhythm-shock role belong to cymbals andcharleston.

In modern jazz, along with the accompaniment drum kit perform a solo. Great influence on development of P. had  New Orleansjazz musicians Baby Daudet and Zutti Singleton.

Acoustic drum

Acoustic drum

Among the most famous musicians period of swing are Jo Jones, Sid Ketlet, Cozy Cole, Gene Krupa, Chick Webb and Lionel Hemp playing technique on drum kit significantly advanced the Kenya Clark. Among the leading artists in today’s (Brazil), Stig Anderson, Ed Thigpen (Denmark), Valery Bulanov, Vladimir Tarasov (USSR), Louis Bel-Dzhonet, Philly Joe Jones, Elvin Jones, Jimmy Cobb, Mel Lewis, Shelly Menn, Airto Moreira Joe Morello, Buddy Rich, Max Roach, Art Taylor, Tony Williams (USA), Mattie Edward weight (Finland), Charlie Antolini, Pierre Favre (Switzerland), Rune Carlsson (Sweden).