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ALEX PERTOUT’S INTRO TO THE CAJON

Posted in Sydney Drum Show News

Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout discusses the cajon. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite, Ute Lemper, The Commodores, Tommy Emmanuel,…

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SD&P SHOW TIP: 6/8 RHYTHMS WITH ALEX PERTOUT

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Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout discusses 6/8 rhythms. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite, Ute Lemper, The Commodores, Tommy Emmanuel,…

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ALEX & NILUSHA’S GLOBAL AFTERGLOW

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Acclaimed Australian world music duo Alex & Nilusha have been kinda busy lately! On June 10th this year they released a wonderful new album called Afterglow but haven’t been able to slot in an Australian launch for it until August 30, when they play Melbourne jazz club Birds Basement. First…

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ALEX & NILUSHA TO LAUNCH ‘AFTERGLOW’ IN CUBA & MEXICO

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It seems there is no stopping the globally celebrated world music duo Alex Pertout and Nilusha Dassenaike. After winning the ‘Premio Internacional’ at the 2015 Cuban Music Awards (Cubadisco) for ‘Tales To Tell,’ ALEX & NILUSHA were officially invited back to perform at the 2016 XX Cubadisco Festival in Havana,…

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ALEX & NILUSHA WIN CUBADSICO MUSIC AWARD

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Great news just in from Cuba. Melbourne based duo Alex & Nilusha have just won a ‘Premio Internacional’ at the CUBADISCO Music Awards held a couple of hours ago at the legendary Tropicana Club in Havana, Cuba. CUBADISCO is the music awards presented by the Cuban Music Institute and the…

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ALEX & NILUSHA – TALE TELLERS

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Alex Pertout and Nilusha Dassenaike, who record and perform as Alex & Nilusha,  have just released their second album ‘Tales To Tell’, a high quality, rhythmic and melodic, world music feast. The duo kindly invited Australian Musician’s Greg Phillips into their home to discuss the creation of the album and…

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CONGA RHYTHMS PART 2

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Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout, takes us through some more conga drum patterns. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite, Ute…

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SD&P SHOW TIP: FINGER TECHNIQUES

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Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout, discusses some finger percussion techniques. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite, Ute Lemper, The Commodores,…

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CONGA RHYTHMS PART 1

Posted in Sydney Drum Show News

Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout, takes us through some conga drum patterns. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite, Ute Lemper,…

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SD&P SHOW TIP: INTRO TO CONGAS

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Ahead of the Sydney Drum & Percussion Show (May 27 & 28 Rosehill Gardens), acclaimed international percussionist and educator Alex Pertout, takes us through an intro to the conga drum. Alex’s credits include Powderfinger, Paul Kelly, Jackson Browne, Little River Band w/John Farnham, Archie Roach, Hunters & Collectors, Daryl Braithwaite,…

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