Our innovative Travel Dunun Drum Set removes portability and storage problems common to full-size dunun. While still offering full volume and depth of sound, the compact size and reduced weight make it easier for performers and teachers to travel with their dunun. Covered by our
these dunun drums are part of the Classic line of imported drums from Africa Heartwood Project, and feature:
sold as a set with average sizes: Dundumba 16"x16" - Sangban 13"x13" - Kenkeni 10"x10"
pre-tuned and tested before shipping, comes to you ready to play
solid one-piece construction using Mansonia, a legally harvested hardwood abundant in Ghana
wood treated with at coconut oil and shea butter, then sealed on the outside to preserve and protect the wood
new African cow
skin on both sides, hair left on to mellow the sound and
crown rings wrapped in cloth for long rope life
each bearing edge coated with wax to protect and seal the wood
tapered wood dunun beater included with each drum
The dunun (DOO-noon) family of drums (aka djun djun or dun dun) provides the rhythmic and melodic base for the most West African ensemble drumming. This
family of double-headed, cylindrical, rope-tension drums consists of the
doundoumba (largest), sangban (medium), and kenkeni (smallest).