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TOURE Aladji

Les Secrets de la basse africaine

  • Category / Instrument : Bass
  • Genre : method - studies
  • Sortiment : Score + CD
  • Number of pages : 61
  • Publisher : Lemoine
  • Code : 28085
  • Published : 16/09/2005
  • ISBN / ISMN : 9790230980852


"...I acknowledge that in the beginning, I learned a great deal though published methods, which allowed me to develop my own playing style, combining Western musical culture with that of my African roots ... But I was disappointed that there were no methods available that presented African bass in general or that of Cameroon in particular ... this is why having this work published is so close to my heart ... I hope that the musical wealth of Cameroon gives you pleasure and enhances your playing...

Aladji Touré

This method is intended for all confirmed bassists who want to play different kind of African music, and in particular to become acquainted with bass techniques from Cameroon. This book will focus exclusivity on Cameroon styles bass, because today, Cameroon is considered to be the source of African bass.


Introduction - Le makossa basique - Le makossa moderne - Le bolobo - Le bikutsi - Le ben skin - L'assiko - Transcription