ISTD International Latin - Samba Syllabus
Music Timing and Tempo
- 2/4 (2 beats to a bar of music), accent on 1st beat of each bar with percussive accent on 2nd beat
- Samba music is written in two bar phrases.
- Tempo: 50 bars per minute
More about rhythms and methods of counting in Samba Technique
See Samba Technique
and general Latin technique