Bonus: Imitating Shakers with Maracas Llaneras

We hope you have enjoyed this course on the Maracas! In this final topic, we will demonstrate how to use the maracas like Shakers, so that you will be able to play along with songs from any genre.

In this next video, we will show you how to hold the maracas in such a way that you will be able to mimic the shakers:

After you have managed to hold the maracas properly, the Shaker motions is done by 4/4 and it is only a matter of play the maracas in a forward and backward motion just as is demonstrated in this video:

And that is all there is to it! With this piece of bonus insight, we conclude this course on the maracas. We sincerely hope that you have enjoyed this and managed to play your favorite rhythms. In the event that you have any questions or comments, then please do not hesitate to contact us. If you are also in need of some consultation relating to the maracas such as where to find professional ones, let us know by Clicking Here.

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