This arrangement of the rhythm ijexá is based on the traditional rhythms of the agogo and atabaque used in sacred music and rhythms of afoxé groups from Salvador, Bahia. It includes parts for the instruments for the Rio style bateria, including surdos, repique, repique mor, caixa, agogo, tamborim, and chocalho, along with caxixi and timbal.

The score for this arrangement is available at: https://viradadrums.com/ijexa/

The download includes a fully notated score, performance notes, and recordings of the full arrangement and individual parts.

If you are interested in performing this arrangement with your group, please contact me with any questions or to setup an online lesson or group workshop.

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