Entering in the percussion conga World means learning a lot about techniques, timings, rhythms… but when this seems to be comfortable, the real challenge begins… soloing, or improvisation, the art of creativity that meets preparation.
I found these 5 (five!) video lessons by Heinrich Klingmann (http://heinrichklingmann.com/) very useful to start playing with combinations that allow to prepare a set of “bullets” ready to be shoot during your improvisations. 🙂 It’s a whole 45 minutes video lesson, starting with simple “around the beat”repetition and growing up, everything clearly explained and shown in action! So, get focused and happy practicing!!
Continue reading to see Heinrich’s videos.
Don’t forget to comment the videos and all the credit is for Heinrich Klingmann (http://heinrichklingmann.com/) Thanks Heinrich! – Percussion Conga Staff
Resources to learn more on Conga soloing: