Photo gallery - Fruity Clave - Samba Band
Mill Road Winter Fair 2010 - Photo by Stu Swift. Cambridge Buskers Festival 2009. Cambridge May Ball 2009. Cambridge Music Festival 2009. Cambridge Music Festival 2009. Cambridge Music Festival 2009. Charity Fundraiser Event 2009. Destination Growth Conference 2007. Ely Eel Day 2007. Arbury Carnival 13th June 2015. Ruth at Emmanuel College May Ball 14th June 2015. Clare College May Ball 17th June 2014. Jesus College May Ball 16th June 2015. Doddington Carnival 5th July 2014. Emma at Emmanuel 14 June 2015.
About samba - Fruity Clave - Samba Band
Samba, first appearing at the beginning of the 20th century in Rio do Janeiro, shows a remarkable combination of African, Native Indian and Iberian influences. Samba, in the carnival style, is played on percussion instruments which can be strapped to each musician, allowing the player to parade or dance as they please. Lighter than normal kit snares with a more crisp sound (when tuned correctly! The shakers provide an underlying pulse to the tune. Although they may look easy to play they require good...