Known as the “King of 6/8 Rhythm,” Brice Wassy has had a profound effect on the music of West Africa. The former bandleader for Manu Dibango and Salif Keita. Brice Wassy has been the most in-demand drummer on the African and World This is classical jazz material adapted to traditional Cameroonian rhythms. Take a look at the complex rhythmic heritage that Cameroon offers. Brice Wasssy is a versitle and musical force who shares his methods and insight in this great.

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Styles African Traditions West African. Are you pulling any of them to join you in the world of music? If you believe that any review contained on our site infringes upon your copyright, please email us. Therefore, impregnated by the rhythms of his homeland, Cameroon, and influenced by other music he has played throughout his journey Brice begins to compose his own style of music, which rapidly seduces a wide rage of initiated listeners.

His uncle, Moussy, provided him with his first formal lessons on the drums. In Cameroon, we have some of the best musicians.

Rhythms of Cameroon – Brice Wassy – (Book + CD)

Do you like the artist? I go to the village to draw inspiration and commune with my ancestors. His generation were attracted to music from abroad, funk and soul by the likes of Otis Redding and Ray Charles.


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Do you intend to interact only with the old generation artists? Close X Saved to Music List. In addition to helping Ponty assemble the best African musicians in France, he served as a co-producer on Ponty’s album Tchokola.

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Fela was the one to change all this. It was natural that Wassy be recruited when Jean-Luc Ponty decided to record an African-influenced album nrice Musiques aux Pays des Calebasses “Music If you do not wish to be contacted, leave it blank. Your video is in XX format and is playable on most pre-installed video players.

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To play this content, you’ll need the Spotify app. Close X Tell A Friend. Four years later, he recalled the experience when he entered Real World studios to record Shrine Dance with accompaniment by top-notch European and Latin-American jazz musicians including Changuito and Airto Moreira.

Close X Learn about MP3s. He also was the musical director of Salif Keita’s band. I live on my music. We do not use or store email addresses from this form for any other purpose than sending your share email. It was at The Shrine, which was an oasis of freedom and humanity in the midst briice one of Africa’s most violent cities, that Brice experienced a kind of rhythmic revelation which provided the inspiration for his album, ‘Shrine Dance’ BWproduced by the late South African producer and wasssy, Russell Herman.


But I come to Cameroon regularly. They are pulling on great.

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