An informative resource for beginning conga players!
In Introduction To Hand Percussion Vol. 1 - Congas , renowned percussionist Wilson 'Chembo' Corniel teaches you to play a basic tumbao pattern and master cha-cha, mambo, bolero, bomba, and 6/8, as well as techniques with one, 2, or more congas.
This introduction also teaches you how to assemble 3 types of conga stands, how to tune congas, what pitch is appropriate for each size of conga, the 4 basic hits (open, closed, slap and muff), and special accents and sounds. 25 minutes.