Pandeiro

Pandeiro

PRIVATE Pandeiro (Portuguese pronunciation: [pɐ̃ˈdejɾu]) is a hand drum originally from Egypt, which became very popular in Brazil. The pandeiro drumhead is tunable, and the rim holds metal jingles (platinelas), which are cupped creating a crisper, drier and less sustained tone than on the tambourine. The pandeiro’s rhythms are used in samba, capoeira, choro, seresta, …

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