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Clave Consciousness, vol 2: Rumba Clave by Kim Atkinson

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Clave Consciousness : Rumba Clave

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Recording all instruments and dialog, content review and development, mixing, and mastering.

Clave Consciousness vol 2, Rumba Clave
This lesson and groove session is focused on Rumba clave and AbaCua Clave. These two intriguing patterns are found in many styles of world music today.

Kim Atkinson teaches you the patterns from the inside out: “We count and clap the patterns in different ways, and I show you two hand coordination and other exercises to get the feeling into your body. The lesson ends with 25 minutes of clave grooves at different tempos for you to play along with. If you are interested in clave in “6-8″ this is a great lesson for you.”

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Clave Consciousness, vol 1: Son Clave by Kim Atkinson

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Clave Consciousness : Son Clave

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Recording all instruments and dialog, content review and development.

Clave Consciousness vol 1, Son Clave

by Kim Atkinson, is a multi-volume set of audio Cd lessons and groove sessions focusing on the key rhythmic patterns in African Diaspora music called clave patterns. As a musician or dancer, these are some of the most important, satisfying and useful patterns to master if you want to be fluent in drum language and contemporary world dance culture.

Volume One is a lesson in Son clave and twelve bell. Volume Two is a lesson in Rumba clave and AbaCua Clave. These basic patterns form the foundation of an immense body of music from around the world.

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