Faraba

Faraba is an rhythm made by Jan Fuhlendorf. Its name is Faraba after a city in Gambia and it is meant to be an educational rhythm for medium players to get a better feeling for "hand-to-hand- playing" and off-beat.

Sources:
Written material: Jan Fuhlendorf

WAP-pages / Paul Nas / Last updated on 24-10-2012



Call
T . T T . T T . T . T . T . . .
f . r l . l r . r . r l r . . .

Kenkeni
C . O . O O . . C . O . O O . .
x . x . x . x . x . x . x . x .
x . x . x x . x x . x . x x . x

Sangban
O . . . C . . O O . . C . . C .
x . . . x . . x x . x x . x x .
x . x . x x . x x . x x . x x .

Doundoun
O . . . . . O . O . O O . . O .
x . x . x . x . x . x x . x x .

. . O . O . . . O . O O . . O .
x . x . x . x . x . x x . x x .

Djembé 1
T T . S . B S . B S S . B S .
r l . l . l r . r . r l . l r .

Djembé 2
B S T . S S . B . S B . S S . .
r l r . r l . l . l r . r l . .

Djembé 3
T T S . T T . B T . S S T T . B
r l r . r l . l r . r l r l . l


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