Over 40 authentic Latin rhythms presented in easy-to-read drum notation, with background history and playing tips. Includes the beguine, bolero, bossa nova, calypso, cha-cha-cha, conga, mambo, merengue, rumba, samba (and variants, ) ska, soca, tango, and zydeco, as well as numerous other Latin rhythms. Notation includes multiple instruments (guiro, cowbell, timbales, conga, etc.) in most cases. Also includes a section on tuning and maintaining congas, bongos, and other percussion instruments; and a glossary of terms. A wealth of information for only $5.95US/$6.84CDN!