We have over 150 video lessons at PlayCajon, a beginner course, intermediate course, and advanced course. As well as sections on Rock, Latin, Funk, Jazz, hybrid setups, cajon solos, and other rhythms. We also have a specialized 30 day hand drumming workout program that will help build your muscle memory and give you a stronger technique.
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The PlayCajon Beginner Course is one of the best and most comprehensive ways of going from a total beginner, to knowing the fundamentals of cajon. There are 20 video lessons in the course. You can access the beginner course by signing up as a member or purchasing the course as a download.
Maintaining a good posture on the cajon is vital. One could easily sustain an injury if correct posture is not maintained. This lesson will help you achieve a good posture on the cajon without being rigid or stiff. Experiment with your posture to find a comfortable sitting position so that you have good access to the cajon and can play with ease without straining your back. Take note of what not to do.
This is the bass tone. It is the first tone we need to learn on the cajon. In this lesson I will teach you how to achieve the bass tone then show you a simple exercise so you can practice getting the correct bass tone. Play single hits, one on each hand from right to left. Really try to listen and find a nice warm bass tone.
Remember, you only need to stay within the top 8 inches of the cajon.
The pattern goes: R L R L R L R L and so on.