This book approaches bongo playing in a very user-friendly way. A must for all students who wish to learn the basic styles, patterns and techniques from world-renowned artist/teacher Richie Gajate-Garcia. This package contains 2 CD's with Richie performing all exercises and has play along tracks to practice with. Styles include Cuban/Puerto Rican/Dominican, pop/rock/funk/R&B, along with a section on school jazz band use. This is a complete study of the Bongo drum and shoul d be fun for all who use it. Also includes an in depth study of all basic hand percussion instruments such as shaker, bells, cabasa, triangle, tamborine, maracas & more. Spanish text included. ©2002, 104 pages. Book & 2 CDs.