Styles

Which instruments do I find in a Samba Reggae bloco? Why do caixas in Rio Samba schools sound different to the caixas in an afro bloco? What do I play in a traditional Maracatú and which instruments make a typical Forró ensemble? In our 'styles' section you can find all instrumens sorted by the style they are played in.

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