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Brazilian Samba

With the extra Caixa and repenique you can add an extra timbre to the performances with their high snapping tone.

Richard McKerron

We are loving our samba set. We have had no issues with them, to my knowledge and I have used them a lot!

Anne Stearns
Victoria International School of Sharjah

With each of the Surdo drums coming in pairs, you can assign three more able students to one set, and three less able or beginner students to the others, creating an independent mentoring opportunity.

Richard McKerron

This is the ideal pack for Whole-Class Instrumental Music Making. This 30 player pack will help you create the full Samba sound on a budget Excellent value for money and with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

We have now received all of the order for the 15 Player Samba Pack Semi-Lite and are very happy with it.

David Giles
Liverpool Hope University

Your customer service was excellent.

Doug Fleming
Lomond School

A selection of 15 Samba drums should cover half to three quarters of a class and can be supported by existing classroom percussion.

Richard McKerron

In this set you have the best sizes of each of the drums for primary aged learners.

Andy Gleadhill

A full Samba kit for classroom use is an excellent way to get the students listening, playing and performing instead of passive written activities.

Richard McKerron

My order was perfect and we are really very pleased with our
purchase.

Shelley Danecourt
Medway Council

This pack would be good for small performances at showcases, parents’ evenings, open days or fetes.

Richard McKerron

A good choice for working with lunchtime clubs or focused work with half the class.

Richard McKerron

The Percussion Buddies system focuses the student on improving their own technique whilst supporting another student – constant focus.

Richard McKerron

With a full class complement of instruments, you can accelerate students’ understanding of rhythm, pulse and specific Samba technique with completely kinaesthetic lessons.

Richard McKerron

This pack will help you create the full Samba sound on a budget Excellent value for money and with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

We are very happy with your product.

Jenny Downing
Bury Grammar Schools

With nine Tamborim, you can focus upon and improve collective rhythm skills as the performers strive to play ‘as one’, tightening their performance.

Richard McKerron

Two smaller groups of five can be created from this pack so that withdrawal groups can focus on rhythmic composition.

Richard McKerron

This pack will help you create the full Samba sound on a budget Excellent value for money and with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

Excellent for use in a whole class setting, as well as for performances and showcases.

Richard McKerron

This value budget pack with the addition of a full set of Samba Percussion is the best way to make sure all your pupils are engaged throughout the lesson. It helps you create a wide range of musical colours and textures to compliment the music.

Andy Gleadhill

The Surdo are designed so that they can be stored inside one another, reducing the storage space requirement significantly.

Richard McKerron

With this pack you will be able to demonstrate and rehearse key Surdo rhythm patterns, as well as effective call and response patterns.

Richard McKerron

Performing as a group and helping each other to succeed with each rhythm pattern is a great way to encourage a class to communication and compose together.

Richard McKerron

A small class pack with all of the key instruments can be effective in composition or after school club settings.

Richard McKerron

By rotation students throughout a session, everyone will get to learn every pattern, and consequently will understand how all the pieces fit.

Richard McKerron

A class pack of 30 Samba instruments will allow you to focus on performance, including every member of the class.

Richard McKerron

With a full selection of Samba instruments you will be able to layer up all the different potential rhythms found in a piece, giving each student their own responsibility.

Richard McKerron

My Percussion Buddies Book will show you how to add hand percussion to ANY ensemble – not just to African Drumming. Extensive online audio and video support is included.

Andy Gleadhill

Samba stuff arrived this afternoon – very impressed with the stacking nature as it is easy to store and doesn’t take up too much room.

Mary Edwards
King Edward’s Junior School

A solid selection of drums, this set will give you the two key timbres found in Samba music.

Richard McKerron

In this pack you will find all the correct instruments for producing the finest Samba sounds. It comes with a teachers guide with 10 Samba tunes that the students will love to play.

Andy Gleadhill

A full class set with the Budget Buddies hand percussion additions provides enough drums to establish the main patterns cleanly, and enough additional percussion to create a clear, balanced, overall pleasing timbre.

Richard McKerron

Hand percussion is an immediate doorway to rhythmic composition and can be used easily in a classroom setting.

Richard McKerron

In this set you have the best sizes of each of the drums for secondary aged learners.

Andy Gleadhill

With a set of ten Surdo you will be able to create a powerful sound that will give the music department a solid identity on athletics day and other events.

Richard McKerron

The drums have been a great investment.

Samantha Wood
The Petersfield School

A solid set of Tamborim can be used to create a gifted and talented Tamborim club where you can explore some of the more advanced performance techniques.

Richard McKerron

My Percussion Buddies Book will show you how to add hand percussion to ANY ensemble – not just to Samba. Extensive online audio and video support is included.

Andy Gleadhill

With the addition of Samba Percussion this pack help you create a wide range of musical colours and textures to compliment the drums.

Andy Gleadhill

The drums are great!

Lynn Sadd
Horley Infant School

A good choice for use in multiple classrooms by younger students.

Richard McKerron

I have received my order and am very happy with the drums and other percussion instruments. I was impressed by the lightness of the drums. This made them ideal for the students I work with.

Sally Mack

A full range of typical Samba timbres can be created using the instruments in this pack, and will sound excellent together.

Richard McKerron

A good choice for use in multiple classrooms by older students or adults.

Richard McKerron

Adding hand percussion to your instrument collection on offer to students provides an immediate way for any ability to join in.

Richard McKerron

Our samba pack arrived in good time which was great.

Annie Lenton
Appletree Gardens First School

With fewer instruments and some good performers, each person will stand out and well and show their ability to independently maintain a part well.

Richard McKerron

This pack will help you create the full Samba sound with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

Thank you, our order arrived very promptly. As far as I can tell, everything arrived safely and I look forward to using it in the new term with our children.

Lindsey Ashwin
Stoney Gate School

Two of each Surdo, Caixa and Repenique will allow you to create an effective mentoring system where a more able player can train up a new performer side by side.

Richard McKerron

Excellent for small showcases and public performances.

Richard McKerron

We received our order with no problems and we are very pleased with our purchase.

Louise Vickers
Brownlow Fold Primary

A good way to increase the general classroom percussion at your disposal, as well as building up specific sections of your existing Samba kit.

Richard McKerron

All arrived safely and still very much in use!

Sarah Stuart
The High School of Glasgow

This pack will help you create the full Samba sound on a budget Excellent value for money and with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

Adding hand percussion to any Samba group adds layers of interest to the sound and broadens pupils’ understanding – all for very low cost.

Andy Gleadhill

Thank you for the prompt delivery of the Samba Kit. We are very impressed with the Logo and the quality of the Samba drums so far are great.

Elaine Kennedy
Globe Academy

The children are loving the experience of using this kit.

Wendy
Bridge & Patrixbourne CEP School

We received them in good order.

Vic Gazis
Mallory International Ltd

With this pack you will be able to demonstrate and rehearse key Surdo patterns with a robust sound from the larger drums.

Richard McKerron

Everything arrives safely. Thank You!

Shonagh Stevenson
Shonagh.Stevenson@south-ayrshire.gov.uk

With instruments sizes specially selected for primary aged pupils you will soon see how your students musical understanding and ability to play with others improves as they enjoy the many benefits of group ensemble playing.

Andy Gleadhill

With instruments sizes specially selected for secondary aged pupils you will soon see how your students musical understanding and ability to play with others improves as they enjoy the many benefits of group ensemble playing.

Andy Gleadhill

A great option if you are looking to focus on the hand percussion rhythms of Samba, this additional kit can bolster the larger class packs so that the whole class can focus on these rhythms without the need for the drums to be playing.

Richard McKerron

All arrived and all is great. We will take some photos of the equipment in performance mode when we have our big performance in November!

Brian Martineau
Aiglon College

Great for increasing your classroom percussion options, as well as useful in rhythm exercises and sound exploration.

Richard McKerron

This is a great pack for stating your schools very own Samba Band. It’s also a great way to engage students in ensemble playing who may not usually play with others.

Andy Gleadhill

The teacher is delighted, so all is well.

Christine Wright
South Gloucestershire Council

With a set of ten Surdo you will be able to create a powerful sound that will give the music department a solid identity at sports day and other events.

Richard McKerron

A class pack containing all of the instruments is an excellent choice for classroom teaching as well as creating an afterschool, or community group.

Richard McKerron

The storage space required is less than you would think, as each Surdo will fit inside the next size up.

Richard McKerron

We love our new drums, and the customisation looks amazing!

Lucy Bloore
Fram College

An excellent choice for whole class learning – two of each drum will allow a mentoring system to be set up and the array of hand percussion will let you lead smaller groups within the main rhythm pattern.

Richard McKerron

Love the drums! Thanks so much for doing a great job with them. First performance using them was on Friday and everyone thought they were brilliant. They’re great quality drums and I’m really happy with them.

Amanda Valentine
Wetherby Senior School

A selection of 15 Samba drums should cover half the class and can be supported by the other half playing existing classroom percussion.

Richard McKerron

A class pack that includes all of the key instruments is an excellent choice for both classroom use as well as to establish a solid after school or lunchtime club.

Richard McKerron

We’ve been using the samba kit now with our year 8 classes for the passed 4 weeks now and on the whole we are impressed.

Jo Brear
Holmfirth High

You will soon see how your students musical understanding and ability to play with others improves as they enjoy the many benefits of group ensemble playing.

Andy Gleadhill

Thanks guys. It’s all good!
Thank you for a great service.

Zoe Magnus

With this ad-on pack you will be able to begin to employ the Percussion Buddies approach to your Samba class. It will help you create a wide range of musical colours and textures to you music making.

Andy Gleadhill

The rhythms and layers of sound that make up Brazilian Samba Music are an ideal way learn good time keeping and rhythmic pulse.

Andy Gleadhill

From the bright Agogo to the snap of the Tamborim to the thud of the Surdo, this array of instruments will generate a typical and identifiable Samba sound.

Richard McKerron

The drums arrived safely and everything met our expectations. Thank you very much.

Helen Humphries
NWC

This is the full set which will show how you can engage the whole class in making Brazilian Samba music. All the correct drums in the right sixes plus Samba percussion to ensure everyone is making music the Percussion Buddies way.

Andy Gleadhill

In this pack you have the best sizes of each of the drums for primary aged learners.

Andy Gleadhill

We are very happy with them

Eilis Dowling

Students can rotate around the instruments week on week so that they are familiar with every aspect of the music.

Richard McKerron

We are very pleased with our Samba kit and it has been used a lot since our purchase in KS3 class music lessons as well as a Samba band parade at our School Sports day.

Samantha Wood
The Petersfield School

All you need to get instantly started in creating authentic Brazilian rhythms. An Ideal starter for school Samba Band.

Andy Gleadhill

A full class set with the Budget Buddies hand percussion additions provides enough drums to establish the main patterns cleanly, as well as solid lines of hand percussion support for the other key rhythms.

Richard McKerron

This is the ideal pack for Whole-Class Instrumental Music Making. This 30 player pack will help you create the full Samba sound on a budget Excellent value for money and with the addition of specially selected Samba Percussion . Combined with the Percussion Buddies approach it will greatly expand the number of pupils engages in playing the Samba music.

Andy Gleadhill

With the Surdo drums in pairs, you can create a mentor/student relationship between the more able and the less able. The higher ability students will keep everything running smoothly whilst the weaker students perfect their craft.

Richard McKerron

With the addition of a full set of Samba Percussion this pack help you create a wide range of musical colours and textures to compliment the drums.

Andy Gleadhill

We have received all instruments and we are happy with the quality and delivery service.
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Geanina Cucu
Akiva School
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