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Pra Dança Meu Siria // Carimbó E Sirimbó do Verequete, Cupijó E Pinduca

Pra Dança Meu Siria // Carimbó E Sirimbó do Verequete, Cupijó E Pinduca

Chart positions

This show was 31st in the global latin chart.

¡Guayaba Jazz! // No.008°

A selection of the legendary folkloric dance music of Northern Brazil named Carimbó for the curimbó drums made of hollowed out tree-trunks on which the rhythms of the music are played. A traditional Carimbó band had two curimbó drums -- one larger providing a deeper bass sound and one smaller, producing a lighter sound -- alongside string instruments, maracas, wooden flutes & vocalists.

As the sound of Carimbó developed and the acclaim of its preeminent musicians grew, it was influenced by popular musical styles and rhythms from neighbouring countries in Latin America & the Caribbean, where the infectious dancefloor sounds of cumbia & merengue were sweeping across national borders.

Verequete, Cupijó & Pinduca were all masters and played with some of the most legendary combos of the genre; in this selection you can hear the finest at work, and encounter the abundant & mighty sound -- O Legítimo Carimbó!

100% vinyl mix / og Brazillian LPs