The first documentary about the origin and rise of the cajon drum.
Amazing musical journey that starts in Peru with drummer Juan Medrano Cotito, moving to Cuba, arriving in Spain to flamenco, thanks to Paco de Lucia, to become the percussion instrument of all musical styles. The DVD shows some amazing footage such as the master Peruvian percussionist Cotito, Paco de Lucía with Ruben Dantas and Manolito Soler, Indian virtuoso Zakir Hussain sharing his vision of the cajón and master classes of the Cuban congero Angá.
Includes a booklet with technique explanations and rhytmic bases for rock, funk, flamenco, Pop, Reggae, hiphop, Samba, Afro and Blues.
Participating artists Paco de Lucía, Juan Medrano Cotito, Rubem Dantas, Cepillo, Paquito Gonzalez, Ramon Porrina, Piraña, Angá Díaz, Horacio El Negro Hernandez, Omar Sosa, Zakir Hussain, Stewart Copeland, Sheila E, Hamid Drake, Richard Galliano and Chano Dominguez.