How To: Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument

A Cuíca (pronounced KWEE-kah) is a Brazilian friction drum often used in samba music. This 3 part how to video will teach you to make a Cuíca with household objects. You will need a plastic or paper cup, string or twine, a paper clip and cloth. This is a perfect project for children.

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 1 of 3

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 1 of 3 Click through to watch this video on exploratorium.edu

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 2 of 3

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 2 of 3 Click through to watch this video on exploratorium.edu

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 3 of 3

Make a Cuíca Brazilian percussive instument - Part 3 of 3 Click through to watch this video on exploratorium.edu

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