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1

Capoeira

A type of martial arts

2

Roda

Capoeira ring

3

Bateria

Capoeira orchestra accompanying the movements

4

Berimbau

Large musical bows used for a capoeira

5

Atabaque

Tall, cylindrical drum used for a capoeira

6

Pandeiro

A frame drum similar to a tambourine used for a capoeira

7

Agogo

Iron gong with two cowbells welded together used in a capoeira

8

Reco-reco

A scraper used for capoeira

9

Bhangra

Originated in the Punjab region of Asia -- originally referred to as the rhythms played

10

Giddha

Dance related to bhangra for Punjabi women- accompanied by hand claps rather than drums

11

Dhol

2 headed drum made of mango wood with lacings that secure the heads. Used in Bhangra

12

Chimta

Idiophone used in Bhangra

13

Algoza

Double flute used in Bhangra

14

Jhummar

Common Bhangra motion coupled with rhythm

15

Tango

Dance emerged from Argentina

16

Bandoneon

Type of accordion used in tango

17

Habanera

Rhythm setting off the lively harmonies drawn from twentieth century western classical music and Latin jazz

18

Ethiopian Christian chant

Ritual music of the Ethiopian Christian Orthodox Church

19

Ge'ez

The Ethiopian Christian sacred language

20

Prayer staffs

In Ethiopian Christian chants- waved by musicians rhythmically while singing together

21

Kebaro

Two drums in Ethiopian Christian chant playing rhythmic patterns that overlap the sistra

22

Sistra

Small metal idiophone shaken in repeated patterns of 3, 4, 5 or more beats. In Ethiopian Christian chant

23

Debtaras

Musicians in the Ethiopian Christian chants

24

Ululation

The high pitched piercing cries of joy vocalized by women in the congregation in Ethiopian Christian chants