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Learn to play a variety of musical instruments using the Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library collection.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2017 URL: http://guides.vpl.ca/MusicalInstruments Print Guide RSS Updates

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Introduction

VPL has a mix of percussion instruments that are available for loan.This guide will help you play:

 

Borrow an Instrument from VPL

The Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library at VPL is a collection of instruments that you may borrow using your Vancouver Public Library card. The collection is located at the Central Library. Ask staff for assistance retrieving the instrument you want to borrow. The instruments can be found by searching the library catalogue.

 

How to Play Djembe

Books

Hal Leonard Djembe Method How to Play Djembe Getting Started on Djembe Beginning Djembe
Hal Leonard Djembe Method by Paul Jennings How to Play Djembe: West African Rhythms For Beginners by Alan Dworsky Getting Started on Djembe         by Michael Wimberly Beginning Djembe: Essential Tones, Rhythms & Grooves by Michael Markus

DVDs

Gentle Djembe for Beginners Gentle Djembe for Beginners. Volume 2 Gentle Djembe for Beginners. Volume 3
Gentle Djembe for Beginners Gentle Djembe for Beginners. Volume 2: Deepening the Groove Gentle Djembe for Beginners. Volume 3: Playing 6/8 Time

Online Tutorials & Helpful Websites

 

How to Play Doumbek

Books

DVDs

Drum Circle: A Guide to World Percussion The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Percussion Doumbek Technique & Rhythms for Arabic Percussion, Bellydance, Drum Circles
Drum Circle: A Guide to World Percussion by Chalo Eduardo The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Percussion by Michael Miller Doumbek Technique & Rhythms for Arabic Percussion, Bellydance, Drum Cricles

Online Tutorials & Helpful Websites

 

How to Play Bongos

Books

Mel Bay's Fun with Bongos Have Fun Playing Hand Drums The Essence fo Afro-Cuban Percussion and Drum Set The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Percussion
Mel Bay's Fun with Bongos by Trevor Salloum Have Fun Playing Hand Drums: A Book and CD for Playing the Djembe, Conga, and Bongo Drums by Ben James The Essence of Afro-Cuban Percussion and Drum Set by Ed Uribe The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Percussion by Michael Miller

Online Tutorials & Helpful Websites

 

How to Play Cajon

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