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World Music Instrument Collection: Berimbau

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The berimbau is an Afro-Brazilian instrument used as an instrument alone or in the martial arts performance of capoeira.

Also good for teaching rhythm in utero. World Wednesday, Winter 2014.

Image Credit: Christine Elliott

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How to Play the Berimbau:

General Overview:

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