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(Soko, Suku, Sökö, etc)

Cultural Context

Sound Samples


R Clark (editor)
M Wall (editor)

ADR (wav)
Djembe Boom (wav)
NP Exchange (dbf)
WAP (sn2)

ADR (practice cd)
Cross Reference

Djembe Boom
J & V
NP Exchange

Note! Many of the above references have moved to new locations:
R Clark , M Wall / Cross Reference , WAP , Djembe Boom , ADR

The notation for this rhythm may consist of parts, signals, breaks and solos.
You are welcome to add anything that makes this notation more complete!

You are also welcome to suggest additional links for the external resource section above!

Djembe s-sstts-sstt
Djembe s-ts--s-ts--
Djembe tt--b-tt--b-
Bass D-S---BB-BB->
> D-S-S-SS-DD-
Bell H-H-H-HH-HH-
Signal rtttt-tt-t--

These parts for Sokou are taken from African Drum Rhythms Practice CD 9 (linked above). The bass part is notated on two lines and can be played on any combination of two bass drums (doundoun, sangban, kenkeni) of different pitch.
Lennart Hallstrom, Sweden <lennart.hallstrom@djembe.net>
Visit my website at: www.djembe.net

(The above notation is the lastest entry!)

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