Ijexa arrangement for bateria
Ijexá – Arranged for bateria by Carl Dixon
Ijexá is a candomble rhythm typically played on agogo and three atabaques with hands. The rhythm is also played by the afoxé group Filhos de Gandhy in Salvador, Bahia. This arrangement is for instruments commonly played in samba school baterias in Rio de Janeiro, including surdos, Caixa, repique, repique mor, timbal, tamborim, agogo, xekere, and caxixi. It can also include congas and other hand drums and different types of shakers.
The download includes a fully notated score, performance notes, and recordings of the full arrangement and individual parts.