Peggy Sexton Tambourine - The Happy Sound
The tambourine is one of the oldest percussion instruments, and one that has deep roots in folk music. This book covers the history, technique, and the care and repair of tambourines. It also includes information on European, Middle Eastern, Cabaret Style, and Classical Style Performance.
Reviewers have said " ... an amusingly written and encouraging guide .... Diagrams illustrating the major hand moves as well as text describing each step clearly make following the instructions a snap."
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