Known as the “King of 6/8 Rhythm,” Brice Wassy has had a profound effect on the music of West Africa. The former bandleader for Manu Dibango and Salif Keita. Brice Wassy has been the most in-demand drummer on the African and World This is classical jazz material adapted to traditional Cameroonian rhythms. Take a look at the complex rhythmic heritage that Cameroon offers. Brice Wasssy is a versitle and musical force who shares his methods and insight in this great.
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His uncle, Moussy, provided him with his first formal lessons on the drums. You can also download at any time in your Digital Library. To send to more than one person, separate addresses with a comma. It was natural that Wassy be recruited when Jean-Luc Ponty decided to record an African-influenced album in Streams Videos All Posts.
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He remained rhyhms the group for six years, rising to the position of music director. May be not to Buea. Highlife, afrobeat, desert blues, soukous, mbaqanga, afro-funk, ethio-jazz, congolese rumba etc. One may say that they will everlastingly be jazz. That which is received is given to them that must listen.
In Africa, we were playing American music before Fela showed us the way. What is your opinion of contemporary Cameroonian music? Drums Composed by Brice Wassy. AllAfrica publishes around reports a day from more than news organizations and over other institutions and individualsrepresenting rhythm diversity of positions on every topic.
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Rhythms of Cameroon – Brice Wassy – (Book + CD)
I play jazz because I understand that music. Through his big brother, Brice met Wally Bardarou and worked with him before meeting his ‘spiritual father’, Manu Dibango, with whom he worked for six years, first as drummer, then as Musical Director. Flute – Natural Bamboo – Type “Bird” small. Get Spotify Open Spotify. In Wassy became Salif Keita’s band leader, recording the marvellous ‘Soro’ album and staying with him for six years. I’m not forcing wwssy into music.
You can also listen to your MP3 at any time in your Digital Library. He opened our minds with the militancy of his message and our hearts to the rhythms of Afrobeat.
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To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here. Quantity The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. However this region, the west of Cameroon, harbors many other very rich and traditional rhythms. Exploring the polyrhythmic sounds of his heritage, and retaining the spontaneity that defines so much African music, Brice forges his own unique and thoroughly innovative sound.
Cameron was natural that Wassy be recruited when Jean-Luc Ponty decided to record an African-influenced album in Playing with school bands, we played all covers: In he co-produces an album with the famous French jazz violinist Jean Luc Ponty. In upon his arrival in Paris he plays with Wally Badarou and then, during 6 years, with Manu Dibango.
You have been in music for 30 years. I’m saying that in traditional music you are improvising. Close X Learn about MP3s. While the late Fela Kuti claimed that Wassy “opened our minds with the militancy of his message and our hearts camrroon the rhythms of Afrobeat,” www. Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica. African rhythms for drumset, by Christian