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A few remarks on the congas or tumbadoras…

Havana, Cuba. – Believe it or not, the well-known conga or tumbadora (names given in Cuba to the bigger drums) did not always have loops or and metallic keys to tune them …. How did such elements find their way to this popular musical instrument? Federico Arístides Soto Alejo (Tata Güines) considerado en Cuba el rey de los tambores Percussion instruments are the simplest and they exist since...