Fans of Safri Duo music will enjoy the Ableton template " Bongo Dance ".
The duo comprises Uffe Savery and Morten Friis, with "Safri" derived from their surnames. They are longtime friends who earned their music diplomas jointly at the Royal Danish Conservatory of Music. Since 1988, they've been reimagining classical compositions for their percussion-centric music and have showcased their talents worldwide.
Safri Duo breakthrough moment arrived when they transitioned to a dance-oriented style.
Their most significant achievement was with "Played-A-Live (The Bongo Song)," which climbed to the second spot on the German singles chart in 2001 and secured the top position on both the Swiss and Danish charts. In that same year, they performed live during the inaugural ceremony of Gelsenkirchen's Veltins Arena. The duo was also honored with the Echo award for Best International Dance Act in 2002, participated in the Nokia Night of the Proms tour in 2005, and collaborated with an orchestra for several performances during the event.
BONGO DANCE template is designed to teach you how to use bongos in dance music.
A vibrant dance track shines with its distinctive Safri Duo-inspired bongos, infusing the composition with a rhythmic allure. In the instrumental segment, a synth lead thoughtfully immersed in rich reverb and delay injects a surge of dynamism. Anchoring this template is a robust rhythmic foundation meticulously crafted from contemporary electronic drums, harmoniously layered bass, and the lively cadence of the bongo percussion.
All our templates on the Ableton platform, as well as the " Bongo Dance " template , we created using the built-in Ableton Live Suite instruments. For vocals and FX, we use audio tracks.
All you need to get started with our template is an Ableton Live Suite and a fully installed sound library!
All synths and sampler instruments are recorded on midi tracks that can be modified or replaced with other instruments. In the Ableton template " Bongo Dance ," you can adjust any sounds, all synthesizer parameters, chords, melodies, and much more.
This means that you can freely edit our Ableton template " Bongo Dance ".
Create your own Safri Duo style track using the Bongo Dance template!