Belly Dance Rhythm Identification





This brilliant release contains over 40 rhythms (each in a separate track) from the Middle Eastern world. For students in either Suhaila’s format or Jamila’s format, this album is an invaluable resource.  Once you learn the rhythms, you can start identifying them in Middle Eastern compositions, opening up a whole new way to think about and interpret music.  Available as a download.

Also available as a download is a fun two minute drum solo based on rhythms compiled from Suhaila’s Rhythm ID album. Excellent way to learn basic Middle Eastern rhythms. For practice and performance.  Drum Solo 1 includes: Balady, Maqsum, Ayub, Saidi II, Karachi, Masmoudi and Leff.

Looped versions of these tracks are available here.