The traditional African drum, engineered to withstand heavy use.
This Talking Drum is made of premium fiberglass with durable synthetic heads, a nylon tuning strap,
and includes a traditional curved wooden beater.
The Talking Drum has its origin in West Africa. The traditional technique
involves squeezing the tuning ropes while striking the head with a small bent wooden mallet. This causes the pitch of this
extraordinary drum to vary widely and produces a unique effect.
Meinl Talking Drum Features:
- Size: 7-1/2"
- Material: premium fiberglass
- Durable synthetic drum heads
- Wooden rims
- Nylon tuning strap
- Includes curved wooden mallet
An ethnic talking drum that's built tough. Order today.