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Joshua Dekaney @joshua-dekaney ?

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  • Joshua Dekaney wrote a new blog post: Brazilian Percussion Ensemble: Samba-Reggae   4 years, 7 months ago · View

    Born in Salvador, Bahia on Brazil’s northeast coast, samba-reggae is as its name implies: a fusion of samba and reggae.   The music is both folkloric and Música Popular Brasileira (MPB).  For Carnaval bloco-afro annually parade on foot with massive percussion sections of surdos, repeniques, timbaus, and caixas. MPB artists are driven through the streets of Salvador performing on  Trio Eléctrico, huge stages [...]