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A study of the language of Brazilian rhythms and song styles. Part I deals exclusively with Brazilian percussion instruments with a description of each instrument and its rhythms song styles techniques and applications. Part II addresses the drum set. Each rhythm is presented separately with background information musical examples and exercises.