Caixa

Caixa Tutorials

Mike Redpath demonstrates the basic caixa patterns for our tunes.

Here are a series of tutorials on caixa technique in samba

Our Tunes

The caixas are only on the right stereo audio channel, all other instruments are only on the left channel. By altering your balance control, or adjusting your headphones mainly over one ear you should be able to achieve a good mix.

Baion

Batucada The bell pattern in this video is out of date. We now use the pattern shown in the “Samba Reggae” video below.

BLT

Coming Home

Estevez

Feel It!

James Brown

Maracatu

Ragga

Samba Reggae The bell pattern in this video is out of date. We now use a different pattern based on the song “A message to you, Rudy” by Dandy Livingstone/The Specials.

Samba Reggae 3

Samba Twist The first pattern is the tune “Food, glorious food” (from “Oliver”) and the second pattern is from “Let’s Twist Again”.