WholesaleAfricanDrums.com is all about...

... made In Africa.

...sustaining livelihoods for cultural artisans.

...linking our customers to instruments and organizations that make the world a better place.

...building lasting relationships by treating people right. 

...small is beautiful!

Our staff

is capable and friendly. When you call us you'll get a real person on the line, either Dave or Matthew. Dave handles the office side, and Matthew handles the warehouse side. Andy handles the Africa side, working with cultural artsians and Africa Heartwood Project. 

Our instruments

come from six West African countries, representing a supply chain of hundreds of vendors and artisans, many of whom we have known personally for years. 

Our facilities

in the US are on the west side where the rent is cheap.

Our artisan networks

are strong and stable, made up of individuals who are committed to their craft and to the long term vision of steady growth.

Our hearts

are in love with the instruments, the culture they come from, and the people who make them.