The 11X26 Classic Heartwood bugarabu is close to the standard size for most hand drums; the head size and height will be comfortable to play for most adults. The full range of sounds, from deep base to strong tones and high slaps, can be achieved. We offer our satisfaction guarantee on this drum, which features, in addition to the standard bugarabu construction: * medium thick cow skin, wet shaved for comfort and improved sound * comfortable playing size for most adult drummers * thick imported nylon rope (World Percussion USA is the ONLY authorized seller of Africa Heartwood Project instruments on this marketplace. All other sellers claiming above to also sell this item as described are not honest sellers, so proceed with caution.)
- After import from Africa, each instrument is cleaned, inspected, tuned, and played individually to check sound and quality.
- Excellent sound quality from solid handcarved wood shell and natural West African cow skin.
- Medium thick cow skin, wet shaved for comfort and improved sound.
- Hand crafted in Africa by village cultural artisans supported by the non-profit Africa Heartwood Project .
- World Percussion USA is the only authorized seller of Africa Heartwood Project instruments on this marketplace. All other sellers of this item are NOT selling the product described in this listing!