About Us*About Us Traditional Sounds of Samba supplies real samba school instruments from Rio de Janeiro. All of our instruments are sourced from the factories and craftspeople who are the main suppliers to the top Samba Schools of Rio de Janeiro, and the equipment we sell is constantly being field tested in the Baterias of the Rio samba schools.We also sell instruments from Izzo, official suppliers to the Sao Paulo samba schools.
*Our instruments are hard wearing. lightweight and totally authentic.
*Our accessories are designed with the benefit of many years of experience in a highly competitive customer led market - the Rio samba schools.
*Our aim is to give you the opportunity to play on an instrument that makes the right sound for samba.
Traditional Sounds of Samba was formed in the year 2000. Our directors have decades of experience playing in and leading baterias (percussion orchestras) in samba schools in Rio de Janeiro and in British and European samba bands. Our first hand experience is reflected in the instruments, accessories, videos, gifts and CDs that we sell on these pages.
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